• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

1st Kansas Infantry [Mounted]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Hugh T. Reid's 1st Brigade, of Brig. Gen'l John McArthur's 6th Division, Maj. Gen. James B. McPherson's XVII Army Corps, and later Brig. Gen'l Hugh T. Reid's Post of Lake Providence (LA), in Brig. Gen'ls Jeremiah C. Sullivan's (relieved 6/3/63) and Elias S. Dennis' District of Northeast Louisiana, and commanded by Col. William Y. Roberts.

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Confederate Headstones, Vicksburg National Cemetery

There are at least three known Confederates buried in Vicksburg National Cemetery, two of whom have graves designated by Confederate headstones.