Battle Unit Details

CONFEDERATE ARKANSAS TROOPS

7th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry

Overview:
7th Cavalry Regiment was organized during the spring of 1864 by adding independent companies to J. F. Hill's Arkansas Cavalry Battalion. The unit served in General Cabell's Brigade, Trans-Mississippi Department, and fought at Poison Spring, Marks' Mills, Pine Bluff, and Dardanelle. Later it was active in Price's Missouri raid and included in the surrender at Galveston, Texas. The 7th Cavalry was commanded by Colonel John F. Hill, Lieutenant Colonel Oliver Basham, and Majors J. L. Adams and J. C. Ward.
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