- Apr 11, 2016
- Upstate South Carolina
On May 16th this coming Sunday will mark the 157th Anniversary of the Battle of Mansura Louisiana. This battle was part of the Red River Campaign. This battle took place in Mansura Louisiana. This battle was a Union Victory. The Union Army commander was Major General Nathaniel P. Banks commanding Banks Red River Expeditionary Force. The Confederate Army Commander was Major General Richard Taylor commanding the District of West Louisiana.