• 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?

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.