• 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?

Vicksburg National Military Park is one of the most heavily monumented parks in the world with over 1330 monuments, markers, tablets, and plaques. The beauty and artistry of its monumentation prompted one Civil War veteran to call Vicksburg National Military Park, "the art park of the world."