• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

1st Tennessee Cavalry, Company C [Carter's]

Tennessee Cavalry Units Monument

Tennessee Cavalry/Infantry Units Monument

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Multiple monument located outside of Vicksburg National Military Park on former park property in the City of Vicksburg, on the east side of Confederate Avenue approximately 0.1 mile south of Mulvihill Street. This unit was attached to Maj. Gen. Carter L. Stevenson's Division, Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton's Army of Vicksburg, and commanded by Capt. R.S. Vandyke. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, pages 873 and 965.]

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.