1st Kansas Infantry [Mounted]
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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On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."