• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

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Vicksburg National Military Park
3201 Clay Street
Vicksburg, MS 39183-3495

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601-636-0583

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601-636-9497

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Did You Know?

Old Douglas Headstone, Cedar Hill Cemetery

The 43d Mississippi Infantry's mascot, Douglas the Camel, remained with the regiment until Vicksburg where he was killed by Union sharpshooters. Douglas is honored with his own grave marker in Vicksburg's Cedar Hill Cemetery.