1st Missouri Light Artillery, Battery H
This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Grenville M. Dodge's 2d Division, Maj. Gen. Richard J. Oglesby's Left Wing, XVI Army Corps, District of Corinth, headquartered at LaGrange, TN, and commanded by Capt. Frederick Welker. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, pages 1141 and 1142.]
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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.