• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

14th Iowa Infantry

Iowa State Memorial

Iowa State Memorial

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This unit was attached to Col. George E. Waring's Post of Columbus, KY of Brig. Gen. Alexander Asboth's 6th Division, District of Columbus (KY), Maj. Gen. Stephen A. Hurlbut's XVI Army Corps and was commanded by Col. William E. Shaw & Lt. Col. Joseph H. Newbold.

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."