• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

15th Kentucky Cavalry [Company E]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to the Post of Paducah, 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 Capt. Louis A. Hanson. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1140.]
 
Kentucky State Memorial
Kentucky State Memorial
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.