• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

18th Arkansas Infantry

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. W.N.R. Beall’s Brigade, of Maj. Gen. Franklin Gardner’s 3d Military District at Port Hudson, LA, Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton’s Department of Mississippi and East Louisiana, and commanded by Lt. Col. W.N. Parish. [Refer to Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XXIV, Part 1 - Reports, page 706, and Edward Cunningham’s The Port Hudson Campaign, 1862 - 1863, page 127.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The Union siege lines and Confederate defensive lines were marked during the first decade of the 20th century by many of the veterans who fought at Vicksburg, thus making Vicksburg National Military Park one of the most accurately marked military parks in the world.