Battle Unit Details

CONFEDERATE ARKANSAS TROOPS

1st Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Crawford's)

Overview:
1st (Crawford's) Cavalry Regiment was formed during the spring of 1863 as a battalion, but two additional companies were soon added to bring it up to regimental strength. It served in W.A. Crawford's and W.F. Slemon's Brigade and fought at Poison Spring and Marks' Mills, then was active in Price's Expedition to Missouri. The unit was included in the surrender of the Trans-Mississippi Department. Its field officers were Colonel William A. Crawford, Lieutenant Colonel D. L. Kilgore, and Major J. W. Walker.
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