Civil War Battle
Nature of Warfare
The battle was fought in the hills so each side had a strategy to maintain the highest ground.
Date of battle
Perryville battle was fought on October 8, 1862
Location of Battle
The battle was fought west of Perryville, Kentucky in the Chaplin Hills.
Confederate General- Braxton Bragg
Union General- Don Carlos Buell
Number of Casualties
There were 7,621 casualties
Significance of Battle
The Union won this battle and gained control of Kentucky for the rest of the war.