same time Shelby
launched his attack on the Union rear (click),
attacked the Union front on the south bank of the river. (click)
§Marmaduke was driven
back and decided to resume his attack the next morning
at 6:00 a.m.
§Marmaduke’s attack was initially successful
but the Confederates had to withdraw as more Federal troops crossed
§Thirty Union soldiers
slightly wounded and the Confederates had 50 wounded and 18
§The Union rearguard
completed crossing the Little Missouri on April 5th.