• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

15th Kentucky Cavalry [Companies A, B, C & D]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to the Post of Fort Heiman, KY of Brig. Gen. Alexander Asboth's 6th Division, District of Columbus (KY), Maj. Gen. Stephen A. Hurlbut's XVI Army Corps, and commanded by Lt. Col. Albert P. Henry.
 
Kentucky State Memorial
Kentucky State Memorial
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Did You Know?

USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.