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Battle of Perryville
Part of the American Civil War
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Battle of Perryville– the extreme left– Starkweather's brigade
Date October 8, 1862
Location Boyle County, Kentucky
Result Confederate tactical victory
Union strategic victory
Belligerents
22x20px United States (Union) 22x20px CSA (Confederacy)
Commanders
Don Carlos Buell
Alexander M. McCook
Braxton Bragg
Leonidas Polk
Strength
16,000[1] 22,000[2]
Casualties and losses
4,276
(894 killed
 2,911 wounded
 471 captured/missing)[3]
3,401
(532 killed
 2,641 wounded
 228 captured/missing)[4]