• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

16th South Carolina Infantry

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

Listed on the South Carolina State Memorial. This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. States Rights Gist's Brigade, of Maj. Gen. William H.T. Walker's Division, Gen. Joseph E. Johnston's Army of Relief, Department of the West, and commanded by Col. James McCullough. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1152.]
 
Inscription on South Carolina State Memorial
Inscription on South Carolina State Memorial
NPS Photo

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park was the last of the first five National Military Parks established by the Congress of the United States during the last quarter of the 19th century.