• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

1st Alabama Infantry, African Descent

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit served with the unattached infantry of Brig. Gen. Grenville M. Dodge's 2d Division, Maj. Gen. Richard J. Oglesby's Left Wing, XVI Army Corps, District of Corinth, and commanded by Col. James M. Alexander. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1141.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The state of Missouri contributed 27 Union units and 15 Confederate units to the Vicksburg campaign.