• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

10th Illinois Cavalry, Companies A, D, G, K

Unit position marker

Unit position marker

NPS Image

Monument is located on Grant Avenue 100 yards south of the Kansas Memorial. This unit was attached to Col. George W. Neeley's detached brigade in Brig. Gen'ls Jeremiah C. Sullivan (relieved 6/3/63) & Elias S. Dennis' District of Northeast Louisiana and commanded by Maj. Elvis P. Shaw.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.