• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

11th Illinois Cavalry

This unit was attached to Col. Bazil D. Meek's 4th Brigade of Col. John K. Mizner's Cavalry Division and was commanded by Maj. Otto Funke. The unit was headquartered at LaGrange, TN.
 
Illinois Memorial
Illinois Memorial
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The Union siege lines and Confederate defensive lines were marked during the first decade of the 20th century by many of the veterans who fought at Vicksburg, thus making Vicksburg National Military Park one of the most accurately marked military parks in the world.