Skirmish at Thompson’s Station.

May 2-9

Series of skirmishes near Lockridge’s Mill.


Skirmish at Thompson’s Station.

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Skirmish at Bolivar between 1000 of Nathan Bedford Forrest’s men and Gen. Sturgis’s cavalry. After two hours, Forrest’s troops are driven from their entrenchments and retreat across the river. Skirmishes occur almost daily in Kentucky, Arkansas, and other neighboring states as well.