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5 Series I Volume XXXIV-I Serial 61 - Red River Campaign Part I


April 11, 1864.-Affair in Chariton County, Mo.

Skirmish at Richland Creek, Ark.

12, 1864.-Skirmish at Van Buren, Ark.

Skirmish at Fort Bisland, La.

Skirmish near Fremont's Orchard, Colo.

12-13, 1864.-Expedition up Matagorda Bay, Tex.

13, 1863.-Skirmish at Indian Bay, Ark.

Skirmish on Spring River, near Smithville, Ark.

13-14, 1864.-Skirmishes at and near Richland Creek, Ark.

14-15, 1864.-Expedition from Camp Sanborn, Colo., to Beaver Creek, Kans.

15, 1864.-Skirmish at Spencer's Ranch, near Presidio del Norte, N. Mex.

Skirmish at Roseville, Ark.

Skirmish near Baton Rouge, La.

15-20, 1864.-Operations in the Indian Territory.

16, 1864.-Affair on the Osage Branch of King's River, Ark.

17, 1864.-Skirmish in Limestone Valley, Ark.

18, 1864.-Affair at Hunnewell, Mo.

19, 1864.-Skirmish no King's River, Ark.

19-20, 1864.-Skirmishes near Charleston, Mo.

20, 1864.-Attack on Jacksonport, Ark.

Skirmish at Waterproof, La.

21, 1864.-Affair at Cotton Plant, Cache River, Ark.

22, 1864.-Affair near Cotton Plant, Ark.

22-24, 1864.-Expedition from Jacksonport to Augusta, Ark., and skirmish near Jacksonport.

23, 1864.-Skirmish at Independence, Mo.

24, 1864.-Skirmish at Pineville, La.

26, 1864.-Skirmish at Berwick, La.

Skirmish near Little Rock, Ark.

Skirmish in Wayne County, Mo.

27, 1864.-Skirmish at Dayton, Mo.

28-30, 1864.-Skirmishes in Johnson County, Mo.

28-May 7, 1864.-Scout from Springfield, Mo., toward Fayetteville, Ark.

29, 1864.-The District of West Florida and of Key West and Tortugas attached to the Defenses of New Orleans.

Skirmish in the Sni Hills, Mo.

May 1, 1864.-Skirmish at Ashton, La.

Skirmish at Ashwood Landing, La.

Skirmish at Clinton, La.

Affair at Berwick, La.

Skirmish at Lee's Creek, Ark.

Skirmish at Pine Bluff, Ark.

2, 1864.-Brigadier General William H. Emory, U. S. Army, supersedes Major General William B. Franklin in command of the Nineteenth Army Corps.

Affair on Bee Creek, Mo.

3, 1864.-Skirmish between Bayous Redwood and Olive Branch, near Baton Rouge, La.

Skirmish at Cedar Bluffs, Colo.

3 and 5, 1864.-Skirmishes near mouth of Richland Creek, Ark.

4, 1864.-Skirmish at Ashwood Landing, La.

Skirmish in Doubtful Canon, N. Mex.