Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Androidâ„¢ device!
Install
Faster access than browser!
 

6th Arkansas Field Battery

+ Save concept

The 6th Arkansas Field Battery (1862–1865) was a Confederate Army artillery battery during the American Civil War. [1]

40 relations: American Civil War, Arkansas in the American Civil War, Arkansas Militia in the Civil War, Army of the West (1862), Artillery, Artillery battery, Battle of Bayou Fourche, Battle of Helena, Battle of Mansfield, Battle of Pea Ridge, Battle of Pleasant Hill, Battle of Prairie Grove, Battle of Shiloh, Camp White Sulphur Springs Confederate Cemetery, Confederate States Army, Confederate States of America, Earl Van Dorn, Edmund Kirby Smith, Edward Canby, Francis A. Shoup, Hempstead County, Arkansas, James Camp Tappan, James Fleming Fagan, Limbers and caissons, List of American Civil War regiments by state, List of Arkansas Civil War Confederate units, Official Records of the War of the Rebellion, Parrott rifle, Pine Bluff, Arkansas, Red River Campaign, Sterling Price, Thomas C. Hindman, Thomas James Churchill, Tower Building of the Little Rock Arsenal, USS Tyler (1857), William J. Hardee, 33rd Arkansas Infantry Regiment, 3rd Regiment, Arkansas State Troops, 5th Arkansas Field Battery, 7th Arkansas Field Battery.

American Civil War

The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a war fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and American Civil War · See more »

Arkansas in the American Civil War

During the American Civil War, Arkansas was a Confederate state, though it had initially voted to remain in the Union.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Arkansas in the American Civil War · See more »

Arkansas Militia in the Civil War

The units of the Arkansas Militia in the Civil War to which the current Arkansas National Guard has a connection include the Arkansas State Militia, Home Guard, and State Troop regiments raised by the State of Arkansas.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Arkansas Militia in the Civil War · See more »

Army of the West (1862)

The Army of the West, also known as the Trans-Mississippi District, was a formation of the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War that was a part of the Army of Mississippi.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Army of the West (1862) · See more »

Artillery

Artillery is a class of large military weapons built to fire munitions far beyond the range and power of infantry's small arms.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Artillery · See more »

Artillery battery

In military organizations, an artillery battery is a unit of artillery, mortars, rocket artillery, multiple rocket launchers, surface to surface missiles, ballistic missiles, cruise missiles etc, so grouped to facilitate better battlefield communication and command and control, as well as to provide dispersion for its constituent gunnery crews and their systems.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Artillery battery · See more »

Battle of Bayou Fourche

The Battle of Bayou Fourche (also known as the Engagement at Bayou Fourche) was a military engagement of the American Civil War, and the principal engagement of the Little Rock Campaign.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Battle of Bayou Fourche · See more »

Battle of Helena

The Battle of Helena (also known as the Attack on Helena) was a land battle of the American Civil War fought on July 4, 1863, at Helena, Arkansas.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Battle of Helena · See more »

Battle of Mansfield

The Battle of Mansfield, Louisiana, (8 April 1864) formed part of the Red River Campaign during the American Civil War, when Union forces were aiming to occupy the state capital, Shreveport.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Battle of Mansfield · See more »

Battle of Pea Ridge

The Battle of Pea Ridge (March 7 – 8, 1862), also known as the Battle of Elkhorn Tavern, was a major battle of the American Civil War fought near Leetown, northeast of Fayetteville, Arkansas.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Battle of Pea Ridge · See more »

Battle of Pleasant Hill

The Battle of Pleasant Hill, Louisiana (9 April 1864), formed part of the Red River Campaign during the American Civil War, when Union forces were aiming to occupy the state capital Shreveport.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Battle of Pleasant Hill · See more »

Battle of Prairie Grove

The Battle of Prairie Grove was a battle of the American Civil War fought on December 7, 1862, that resulted in a tactical stalemate but essentially secured northwest Arkansas for the Union.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Battle of Prairie Grove · See more »

Battle of Shiloh

The Battle of Shiloh (also known as the Battle of Pittsburg Landing) was a battle in the Western Theater of the American Civil War, fought April 6–7, 1862, in southwestern Tennessee.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Battle of Shiloh · See more »

Camp White Sulphur Springs Confederate Cemetery

The Camp White Sulphur Springs Confederate Cemetery is an American Civil War cemetery in Arkansas.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Camp White Sulphur Springs Confederate Cemetery · See more »

Confederate States Army

The Confederate States Army (C.S.A.) was the military land force of the Confederate States of America (Confederacy) during the American Civil War (1861–1865).

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Confederate States Army · See more »

Confederate States of America

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.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Confederate States of America · See more »

Earl Van Dorn

Earl Van Dorn (September 17, 1820May 7, 1863) was a career United States Army officer and great-nephew of Andrew Jackson, fighting with distinction during the Mexican–American War and against several tribes of Native Americans.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Earl Van Dorn · See more »

Edmund Kirby Smith

Edmund Kirby Smith (May 16, 1824 – March 28, 1893) was a career United States Army officer who fought in the Mexican-American War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Edmund Kirby Smith · See more »

Edward Canby

Edward Richard Sprigg Canby (November 9, 1817 – April 11, 1873) was a career United States Army officer and a Union general in the American Civil War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Edward Canby · See more »

Francis A. Shoup

Francis Asbury Shoup (March 22, 1834 – September 4, 1896), a lawyer from Indianapolis, Indiana, became a brigadier general for the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Francis A. Shoup · See more »

Hempstead County, Arkansas

Hempstead County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Hempstead County, Arkansas · See more »

James Camp Tappan

James Camp Tappan (September 9, 1825 – March 19, 1906) was a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and James Camp Tappan · See more »

James Fleming Fagan

James Fleming Fagan (March 1, 1828 – September 1, 1893) was a planter, public official, and a major general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and James Fleming Fagan · See more »

Limbers and caissons

A limber is a two-wheeled cart designed to support the trail of an artillery piece, or the stock of a field carriage such as a caisson or traveling forge, allowing it to be towed.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Limbers and caissons · See more »

List of American Civil War regiments by state

This is a list of American Civil War regiments organized into federally organized units as well as units raised by individual states and territories.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and List of American Civil War regiments by state · See more »

List of Arkansas Civil War Confederate units

This is a list of Arkansas Civil War Confederate Units, or military units from the state of Arkansas which fought for the Confederacy in the American Civil War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and List of Arkansas Civil War Confederate units · See more »

Official Records of the War of the Rebellion

The Official Records of the War of the Rebellion or often more simply the Official Records or ORs, constitute the most extensive collection of primary sources of the history of the American Civil War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Official Records of the War of the Rebellion · See more »

Parrott rifle

The Parrott rifle was a type of muzzle-loading rifled artillery weapon used extensively in the American Civil War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Parrott rifle · See more »

Pine Bluff, Arkansas

Pine Bluff is the tenth-largest city in the state of Arkansas and the county seat of Jefferson County.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Pine Bluff, Arkansas · See more »

Red River Campaign

The Red River Campaign or Red River Expedition comprised a series of battles fought along the Red River in Louisiana during the American Civil War from March 10 to May 22, 1864.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Red River Campaign · See more »

Sterling Price

Sterling "Old Pap" Price (September 14, 1809September 29, 1867) was an American lawyer, planter, soldier, and politician from the U.S. state of Missouri, who served as the 11th Governor of the state from 1853 to 1857.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Sterling Price · See more »

Thomas C. Hindman

Thomas C. Hindman (born Thomas Carmichael Hindman, Jr.; January 28, 1828 – September 27, 1868) was a lawyer, United States Representative from the 1st Congressional District of Arkansas, and Major-General in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Thomas C. Hindman · See more »

Thomas James Churchill

Thomas James Churchill (March 10, 1824May 14, 1905) was an American politician who served as the 13th Governor of Arkansas from 1881 to 1883.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Thomas James Churchill · See more »

Tower Building of the Little Rock Arsenal

The Tower Building of the Little Rock Arsenal, also known as the Main Building of the U.S. Arsenal at Little Rock, or Headquarters Building of the Little Rock Barracks, is the home of the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and Tower Building of the Little Rock Arsenal · See more »

USS Tyler (1857)

USS Tyler was originally a merchant ship named A. O. Tyler, a commercial side-wheel steamboat with twin stacks and covered paddles positioned aft.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and USS Tyler (1857) · See more »

William J. Hardee

William Joseph Hardee (October 12, 1815 – November 6, 1873) was a career U.S. Army officer, serving during the Second Seminole War and in the Mexican-American War, where he was captured and exchanged.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and William J. Hardee · See more »

33rd Arkansas Infantry Regiment

The 33rd Arkansas Infantry (1861–1865) was a Confederate Army infantry regiment during the American Civil War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and 33rd Arkansas Infantry Regiment · See more »

3rd Regiment, Arkansas State Troops

The 3rd Infantry, Arkansas State Troops (1861) was an Arkansas State infantry regiment that served during the American Civil War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and 3rd Regiment, Arkansas State Troops · See more »

5th Arkansas Field Battery

The 5th Arkansas Field Battery (1862–1865) was a Confederate Army artillery battery during the American Civil War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and 5th Arkansas Field Battery · See more »

7th Arkansas Field Battery

The 7th Arkansas Field Battery, originally known as the Blocher’s Battery (1862–1865), was a Confederate artillery battery that served during the American Civil War.

New!!: 6th Arkansas Field Battery and 7th Arkansas Field Battery · See more »

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/6th_Arkansas_Field_Battery

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »