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Battle of Blair's Landing

Confederate Commander

Brig. Gen. Tom Green

Forces Engaged: 750-1,000 men

Casualties and Losses: 57 Disabled guns

April 12, 1864

Red River Parish, Louisiana

Union Victory

Part of Red River Campaign

Union Commanders

Rear Admiral David Dixon Porter

Brig. Gen. Thomas Kilby Smith

Forces Engaged: 2,500 men

6 Gunboats, 20 Transports

Casualties and Losses: 57-60 damaged vessels

Confederate Officers

Brig. Gen. James Patrick Major

Confederate Order of Battle

Confederate Official Records

Brig. Gen. Hamilton P. Bee

Commander, Cavalry Division

Union Officers

Union Order of Battle

Union Naval Order of Battle

Union Official Records

Capt. William S. Hinkle

1st Indiana Heavy Artillery

Naval Official Records

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