• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

1st Mississippi Infantry Battalion State Troops [Mounted]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

At the Battle of Raymond, MS, this unit was attached to Gregg's Brigade, Col. Cyrus A. Sugg commanding, of Brig. Gen. John Gregg's Task Force, and commanded by Capt. J. M. Hall. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume II, page 515.]

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.