• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

12th Texas Infantry

No Marker Placed

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This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. James M. Hawes' Brigade, of Maj. Gen. John G. Walker's Division, Maj. Gen. Richard Taylor's District of Western Louisiana, in Lt. Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith's Trans-Mississippi Department, and commanded by Col. Overton Young. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1204.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The state of Missouri contributed 27 Union units and 15 Confederate units to the Vicksburg campaign.