• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

1st Alabama Cavalry, 1st Battalion, Companies A, B, C, D, E, F, G

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. Florence H. Cornyn's 3d Brigade, of Col. John K. Mizner's Cavalry Division, Brig. Gen'l Grenville M. Dodge's 2d Division, Maj. Gen. Richard J. Oglesby's Left Wing, XVI Army Corps, District of Corinth, and commanded by Maj. Micajah F. Fairfield. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1143.]

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.