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    National Military Park Mississippi

1st Mississippi Light Artillery, Company C

1st Mississippi Light Artillery Company C Regimental Monument

1st Mississippi Light Artillery, Company C Regimental Monument

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Attached to Brig. Gen. John C. Moore's 2d Brigade, of Maj. Gen. John H. Forney's Division, Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton's Army of Vicksburg, and commanded by Col. William T. Withers.

Company C

Monument located on Confederate Avenue, 400 yards north of Jackson Road.

Did You Know?

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.