• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

15th Michigan Infantry

Unit positions tablet

Michigan Units Monument

NPS Photo

Multiple monument on Union Avenue opposite the Michigan Memorial. This unit was attached to Col. Stephen G. Hicks 2d Brigade, of Brig. Gen. William Sooy Smith's 1st Division, Maj. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn's XVI Army Corps (Detachment), and commanded by Col. John M. Oliver.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park is one of the most heavily monumented parks in the world with over 1330 monuments, markers, tablets, and plaques. The beauty and artistry of its monumentation prompted one Civil War veteran to call Vicksburg National Military Park, "the art park of the world."