• 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.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.