• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

16th and 25th Consolidated Louisiana Infantry

16th and 25th Consolidated Louisiana Infantry Regimental Monument

16th and 25th Consolidated Louisiana Infantry Regimental Monument

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Multiple monument located on Confederate Avenue at the Louisiana Memorial (Park Tour Stop 11). This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Daniel W. Adams Brigade, of Maj. Gen'l John C. Breckinridge's Division, Gen. Joseph E. Johnston's Army of Relief, Department of the West, and commanded by Col. D. Gober. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1149.]

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.