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Dover in Stewart County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Confederate Troops and Casualties at Fort Donelson

C.S.A.

 
 
Confederate Troops and Casualties at Fort Donelson Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 4, 2010
1. Confederate Troops and Casualties at Fort Donelson Tablet
Inscription.  
Buckner's Division strength 3425, killed 51*, wounded 314*, missing 41 - Aggregate 406*
• Brown's Brigade strength 2825, killed 38, wounded 247, missing 41 - Aggregate 326
• Hanson's Regiment strength 600, killed 13*, wounded 67* - Aggregate 80

Johnson's Division strength 4309*, killed 96*, wounded 311* - Aggregate 407*
• Heiman's Brigade strength 1600, killed 10, wounded 30 - Aggregate 40
• Drake's Brigade strength 1215*, killed 18*, wounded 63* - Aggregate 81*
• Davidson's Brigade strength 1494, killed 68, wounded 218 - Aggregate 286

Pillow's Division strength 2633, killed 83, wounded 382, missing 120 - Aggregate 585
• Baldwin's Brigade strength 1358, killed 42, wounded 216 - Aggregate 258
• McCausland's Brigade strength 650, killed 24, wounded 86 - Aggregate 110
• Wharton's Brigade strength 625, killed 17, wounded 80, missing 120 - Aggregate 217

Non-Divisional Units strength 2722*, killed 27*, wounded 67* - Aggregate 94*
• Head's Brigade strength 1600*, killed 17*, wounded 47* - Aggregate 64*
• Forrest's Cavalry strength 842*, killed 8*, wounded 16* - Aggregate 24*
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Fort Donelson Casualty Tablets image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain
2. Fort Donelson Casualty Tablets
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Artillery Not Brigaded strength 280*, killed 2*, wounded 4* - Aggregate 6*

Total strength 13,089*, killed 257*, wounded 1069*, missing 161 - Aggregate 1,492*

* Estimated
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 36° 28.952′ N, 87° 51.759′ W. Marker was in Dover, Tennessee, in Stewart County. Marker was on Fort Donelson Park Road, on the right when traveling north. Located at the visitor center in the Fort Donelson National Battlefield. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Dover TN 37058, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. 6-pounder Gun (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Porter's Battery (about 300 feet away); Confederate Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Donelson Confederate Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Graves' Battery (approx. Ό mile away); Buckner's Division (approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Camp (approx. 0.3 miles away); Graves' Battery C.S.A. (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dover.
 
Also see . . .  Battle of Fort Donelson. Official reports and other accounts of the battle. (Submitted on November 14, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Confederate Troops and Casualties at Fort Donelson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Shane Oliver, February 7, 2021
3. Confederate Troops and Casualties at Fort Donelson Marker
Marker has been temporarily removed during visitor center maintenance project.
Confederate Trenches near the Visitor Center image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 4, 2010
4. Confederate Trenches near the Visitor Center
The visitor center / museum is on the left.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 14, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,139 times since then and 33 times this year. Last updated on May 10, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 14, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   3. submitted on May 10, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia.   4. submitted on November 14, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.

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