Tuesday 3-1-1864: Skirmishes at Cedar Glade and near Buffalo City
Wednesday 3-2-1864: Skirmish at Bennet’s Bayou
Sunday 3-6-1864: Skirmish at Flink Creek
Thursday 3-10-1864: Expedition left from Batesville to Wild Haw’s, Strawbetter Creek, Etc. (returned on the 12th)
Sunday 3-13-1864: Skirmish at Carrollton; scout from Yellville to Buffalo River (returned on the 26th)
Monday 3-14-1864: Skirmish at Hopewell; First reconstruction Constitution approved. Elections said to have been held by voice votes on the streets of Little Rock. Isaac Murphy elected Unionist Governor and is escorted through the city by U.S. Colored Troops whose “quiet and orderly demeanor” was admired by many onlookers.
Tuesday 3-15-1864: Skirmish at Clarendon; scout from Scout from Batesville to West Point, Grand Glaize, Searcy Landing, etc. (returned on the 21st)
Friday 3-18-1864: Skirmish at Monticello
Saturday 3-19-1864: Expedition from Rolling Prairie to Batesville, etc. (through 4 Apr)
Sunday 3-20-1864: Skirmishes at Arkadelphia and at Roseville Creek.
Wednesday 3-23-1864: Steele’s Expedition from Little Rock to Camden begins (through 3 May); skirmishes on the Benton Road
Thursday 3-24-1864: Skirmishes on the Benton Road and at Oil Trough Bottom. An Expedition also began on this date from Batesville to Coon Creek, Devil’s Fork, Red River (through the 31st)
Friday 3-25-1864: Skirmishes near the White River; near Rockport, in Van Buren County; and a skirmish at Dover. A scout was sent from Batesville to Fairview- returned on the 26th
Saturday 3-26-1864: Skirmish at Quitman
Sunday 3-27-1864: Skirmish at Ben Brooks’ Mills and at Branchville. Another skirmish at Oil Trough Bottoms bnear Crossroads and a scout was sent to Berryville. Another scout was sent from Pine Bluff to Mount Elba and Longview and returned on the 31st.
Monday 3-28-1864: Skirmishes at Mount Elba and one at Danville
Tuesday 3-29-1864: Skirmishes at Longview and at Arkadelphia as General Steele enters Arkadelphia. There was also a skirmish at Roseville. Scouts were sent from Bellefonte (through April 1)
Wednesday 3-30-1864: Action at Mount Elba and pursuit to Big Creek; skirmishes at Camden and at Longview
Thursday 3-31-1864: Skirmish at Arkadelphia