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The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a war fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865.
Arkansas is a state in the southeastern region of the United States, home to over 3 million people as of 2017.
During the American Civil War, Arkansas was a Confederate state, though it had initially voted to remain in the Union.
The Battle of Jenkins' Ferry (April 30, 1864), also known as the Engagement at Jenkins' Ferry, was fought at Jenkins' Ferry, southwest of Little Rock (present-day Grant County, Arkansas), during the American Civil War.
The Battle of Marks' Mills (April 25, 1864), also known as the Action at Marks’ Mills, was fought in present-day Cleveland County, Arkansas, during the American Civil War.
The Battle of Prairie D'Ane (April 9 – 13, 1864), also known as Skirmish at Prairie D'Ane, Battle of Gum Springs or Battle of Moscow, was fought in present-day Nevada County, Arkansas, as part of the Camden Expedition, during the American Civil War.
The Camden Expedition (March 23 – May 3, 1864) was the final campaign conducted by the United States Army (Union army) against the Confederate States Army in Arkansas, during the American Civil War.
Cavalry (from the French cavalerie, cf. cheval 'horse') or horsemen were soldiers or warriors who fought mounted on horseback.
The Confederate States of America (CSA or C.S.), commonly referred to as the Confederacy, was an unrecognized country in North America that existed from 1861 to 1865.
Like almost all Southern states during the American Civil War, Arkansas provided a number of units to fight for the Union organized from African-Americans and Northern sympathizers.
A regiment is a military unit.
During the American Civil War (1861–1865), the Union, also known as the North, referred to the United States of America and specifically to the national government of President Abraham Lincoln and the 20 free states, as well as 4 border and slave states (some with split governments and troops sent both north and south) that supported it.
During the American Civil War, the Union Army referred to the United States Army, the land force that fought to preserve the Union of the collective states.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The 2nd Regiment Arkansas Volunteer Cavalry (1862–1865) was a cavalry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
The 4th Regiment Arkansas Volunteer Cavalry was organized in 1863 at Little Rock December.