• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

16th United States Infantry, Company A

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. George E. Waring's Post of Columbus, KY, of Brig. Gen. Alexander Asboth's 6th Division, District of Columbus (KY), Maj. Gen. Stephen A. Hurlbut's XVI Army Corps, and commanded by Capt. Solomon S. Robinson. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1139.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The civilians of Vicksburg endured their first naval bombardment of the Civil War during the summer of 1862?