1st Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Dobbin's)

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A-B

C-E

F-H

I-L

M-O

P-R

S-V

W-Z

Organized with eight companies (A-H) in April, 1863 by incresing Chrisman's Arkansas Cavalry Battalion to near-regimental strength. Commanded by Colonel Archibald S. Dobbins and Major Samuel M. Corley. Assigned to the Arkansas Cavalry Brigade in Walker's Division in June, 1863. Fought in the battle of Helena on July 4, 1863. Colonel Dobbins assumed command following General Walker's death in a duel immediately prior to the federal attack on Little Rock in September, 1863. The regiment participated with Walker's old division in the Little Rock campaign at the Terry's Ferry crossing and at Fourche Bayou, retreating to the vicinity of Benton following the fall of Little Rock. Fought in the battle of Pine Bluff on October 25, 1863. The regiment was broken up on January 3, 1864, and the men reassigned to Morgan's 2nd Arkansas Cavalry Regiment.

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