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    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

1st Mississippi Infantry Battalion State Troops [Adams]

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This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. John Adams' 4th Military District, headquartered at Jackson, MS, of Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton's Department of Mississippi and East Louisiana, and commanded by Maj. W.B. Harper. The unit was disbanded in April 1863.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.