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    National Military Park Mississippi

19th Kentucky Infantry

Kentucky State Memorial

Kentucky State Memorial

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This unit was attached to Col. William J. Landram's 2nd Brigade of Brig. Gen. Andrew J. Smith's 10th Division, Maj. Gen'ls John A. McClernand (relieved of command 19 June 1863) & Edward O.C. Ord's XIII Army Corps and was commanded by Lt. Col. John Cowan & Maj. Josiah J. Mann.
 
Kentucky State Memorial
Kentucky State Memorial
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.