H.P. Bottom House (ca. 1810)

Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site

"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)


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