• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

15th United States Infantry, 2d Battalion, Companies A, B, C, D, E

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. Charles D. Murray's 1st Brigade, of Brig. Gen. James C. Veatch's 5th Division, Maj. Gen. Stephen A. Hurlbut's XVI Army Corps, District of Memphis, and commanded by Maj. John R. Edie. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1140.]

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."