McGehee's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry


Organized in the summer of 1864 in northeast Arkansas under the command of Colonel James H. McGehee and Lt. Col. Jesse S. Grider. Assigned to Dobbin's Brigade, Fagan's Cavalry Division in August, 1864. Patrolled and engaged in several minor skirmishes in northeastern Arkansas between September, 1862 and May, 1865. Surrendered at Jackonport, Arkansas with BG M. Jeff Thompson on May 11, 1865.

Also Known As: McGehee's Mounted Infantry Regiment

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