• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

10th Missouri Cavalry, Company C

Unit Position Marker

Regimental Marker

NPS Photo

Multiple monument located on Union Avenue, 300 feet south of Graveyard Road.

This unit was attached to Maj. Gen. Francis P. Blair's 2d Division, of Maj. Gen'ls William T. Sherman's and Frederick Steele's XV Army Corps, and commanded by Capt. Daniel W. Ballou and Lt. Benjamin Joel.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."