• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

15th Alabama Cavalry Battalion

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 Lt. Col. W. Boyles. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1143.]

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Graves in Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery is the largest internment of Civil War dead in the nation. It is the burial place for nearly 17,000 Union soldiers.