• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

1st Illinois Light Artillery, Battery G

This unit formed part of Brig. Gen. Grenville M. Dodge's 2nd Division, Maj. Gen. Richard J. Oglesby's Left Wing, XVI Army Corps, District of Corinth and was commanded by Capt. Raphael G. Rowbauer.
Illinois memorial
Illinois Memorial
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The civilians of Vicksburg endured their first naval bombardment of the Civil War during the summer of 1862?