§At daybreak on February 15, Pillow and Johnson's
division, along with Col. Nathan B. Forrest's cavalry, attacked Gen. John A. McClernand's troops on
the Union right flank in an attempt to secure an escape route on the Forge Road (click).
§The Confederate plan was for Pillow (click) (click) to push McClernand out of the
way (click) and for Buckner (click) to move his division across
Wynn's Ferry Road and act as rear guard for the remainder of the army as it escaped.