• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

13th Alabama Cavalry Battalion [Partisan Rangers]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Daniel Ruggles' 1st Military District (headquarters, Columbus, MS) of Gen. Joseph E. Johnston's Department of the West, and commanded by Maj. W. A. Hewlett. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume II, page 249 and Volume III, page 1143.]

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.