Dates in CSA History

THIS WEEK IN CONFEDERATE HISTORY

April is Confederate History Month

04/23/1864
Battle of Monett’s Ferry Louisiana
Other Name: Cane River Crossing
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

04/25/1862 - 05/01/1862
Battle of New Orleans Louisiana
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

04/25/1864
Battle of Marks' Mills Arkansas
Confederate Victory

04/26/1863
Battle of Fort Macon North Carolina Ends
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

04/26/1863
Battle of Cape Girardeau Missouri
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

04/26/1865
General Joseph E. Johnston Surrenders The Army of Tennessee
Damn Yankees

04/28/1862
Battle of Forts Jackson and St. Philip Louisiana Ends
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

04/29/1862
Siege of Corinth Mississippi Begins

04/29/1863
Battle of Grand Gulf Mississippi
Confederate Victory

04/29/1863 - 05/01/1863
Battle of Snyder's Bluff Mississippi
Other Name: Snyder’s Mill
Confederate Victory

04/30/1863
Battle of Day's Gap Alabama
Other Name: Sand Mountain
Union Victory (Although The Raid Ultimately Failed)

04/30/1863
Battle of Chancellorsville Begins Virginia

04/30/1864
Battle of Jenkins' Ferry Arkansas
Union Victory In Retreat: Damn Yankees

05/01/1863
Battle of Chancellorsville Virginia (Actions of May 1)

05/01/1863
Battle of Port Gibson Mississippi
Other Name: Thompson’s Hill
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

05/01/1863 - 05/02/1863
Battle of Chalk Bluff Arkansas
Confederate Tactical Victory

05/02/1863
Battle of Chancellorsville Virginia (Actions of May 2)

05/03/1863
Battle of Chancellorsville Virginia (Actions of May 3)

05/03/1863
Battle of Fredricksburg II Virginia
Other Name: Marye’s Heights
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

05/03/1863 - 05/04/1863
Battle of Salem Church Virginia
Other Name: Banks' Ford
Confederate Victory

05/04/1862
Battle of Yorktown Virginia Ends
Inconclusive

05/04/1863
Battle of Suffolk Virginia Ends
Other Names: Fort Huger, Hill’s Point
Inconclusive

05/05/1862
Battle of Williamsburg Virginia
Other Name: Fort Magruder
Inconclusive

05/05/1864
Battle of Albemarle Sound North Carolina
Inconclusive

05/05/1864 - 05/07/1864
Battle of Wilderness Virginia
Combats at Parker’s Store, Craig’s Meeting House,
Todd’s Tavern, Brock Road, the Furnaces
Inconclusive (Grant Continued His Offensive)

05/06/1863
Battle of Chancellorsville Virginia Ends (Actions of May 4 & Withdrawls)
Confederate Victory

05/06/1861
Arkansas Passes Ordinance of Secession

05/06/1861
Tennessee Passes Ordinance of Secession

05/06/1864 - 05/07/1864
Battle of Port Walthall Junction Virginia
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

05/07/1862
Battle of Eltham’s Landing Virginia
Other Names: Barhamsville, West Point
Inconclusive

05/07/1864 - 05/13/1864
Battle of Rocky Face Ridge Georgia
Combats at Buzzard Roost, Mill Creek & Dug Gap
Union casualties were high, but they did force the
Confederates off Rocky Face Ridge: Damn Yankees