• 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?

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