• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

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19th Louisiana Infantry

19th Louisiana Infantry Regimental Monument

19th 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 Maj. L. Butler and Col. Wesley P. Winans. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1149.]

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Graves in Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery is the largest internment of Civil War dead in the nation. It is the burial place for nearly 17,000 Union soldiers.