H.P. Bottom House (ca. 1810)

Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site (KY)

"I think to lose Kentucky is the same as to lose the whole game." - Abraham Lincoln

Battle Statistics

United States of America

Armies Engaged: Army of the Ohio

Commanding Officer: Major General Don Carlos Buell

Strength: 55,000 (20,000 engaged)

Casualties: 4,220 or 21.1% (890 killed, 2,893 wounded, 437 captured/missing)

Confederate States

Armies Engaged: Army of the Mississippi

Commanding Officer: General Braxton Bragg

Strength: 16,000

Casualties: 3,401 or 21.3% (532 killed, 2,641 wounded, 228 captured/missing)