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Engagement at Bayou Fourche

September 10, 1863

 
 
Engagement at Bayou Fourche Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 10, 2018
1. Engagement at Bayou Fourche Marker
Inscription.
U.S.A.

10th Illinois Cavalry
1st Iowa Cavalry
2nd Missouri Cavalry
3rd Missouri Cavalry
7th Missouri Cavalry
8th Missouri Cavalry
Vaughan's Ilinois Artillery Battery
2nd Missouri Light Artillery (Battery "K" and “M”)
Lovejoy's Missouri Battery
25th Ohio Battery

C.S.A.

1st Arkansas Cavalry
5th Arkansas Cavalry
Denson's Louisiana Cavalry
Morgan's Texas Cavalry
1st Missouri Cavalry
Elements of the 2nd,
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th and
8th Missouri Cavalry
Kitchen's Missouri Cavalry Regiment
Elliott's Missouri Cavalry
Blocher's Arkansas Artillery Battery
"The Bull Battery" Arkansas Artillery
Washington Arkansas Artillery Battery
Reserve: 27th, 33rd, 38th, and Hardy's
Arkansas Infantry Regiment

 
Location. 34° 43.324′ N, 92° 12.084′ W. Marker is in Little Rock, Arkansas, in Pulaski County. Marker is at the intersection of Fourche Dam Pike and East Roosevelt Road, on the left when traveling south on Fourche Dam Pike. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6364 Fourche Dam Pike, Little Rock AR 72206, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as
Engagement at Bayou Fourche Marker (Fourche Creek in background). image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 10, 2018
2. Engagement at Bayou Fourche Marker (Fourche Creek in background).
the crow flies. Battle of Little Rock (a few steps from this marker); The Little Rock Campaign - Bayou Fourche (approx. half a mile away); Marmaduke-Walker Duel (approx. 2.4 miles away); Alexander George House (approx. 3.7 miles away); Choctaw Route Station (approx. 3.7 miles away); The First Human Dissection in Arkansas (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Camden Expedition (approx. 3.8 miles away); United Spanish War Veterans Tribute (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Little Rock.
 
Also see . . .  Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture - Engagement at Bayou Fourche aka: Battle of Little Rock. (Submitted on April 16, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Engagement at Bayou Fourche marker on far left. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 10, 2018
3. Engagement at Bayou Fourche marker on far left.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 16, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 16, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 65 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 16, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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