§Nearly 1,000 soldiers had been
killed and about 3,000 wounded were still on the
and Pillow were somehow happy about the day's performance and
wired General Johnston at Nashville that they had
won a great victory.
§Buckner, however, argued that they were
in a desperate position that was getting worse with the arrival
of moreUnion reinforcements.
stated that he could only hold out 30 minutes against a Union
attack and the defenders would suffer 75% casualties.