• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

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12th Michigan Infantry

Unit positions tablet

Michigan Units Monument

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Multiple monument on Union Avenue opposite the Michigan Memorial. This unit was attached to Col. Adolph Engelmann's Brigade, of Brig. Gen. Nathan Kimball's Provisional Division, Maj. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn's XVI Army Corps (Detachment), on Maj. Gen'l William T. Sherman's exterior line, and commanded by Col. William Graves.

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.