• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

1st Battery, Indiana Light Artillery

unit position marker
Monument is located on Clay Street opposite the entrance to Vicksburg National Military Park. This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Eugene A. Carr's 14th 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 Capt. Martin Klauss.
 
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Unit position marker
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Unit position markers
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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."