• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

1st Tennessee Heavy Artillery [African Descent]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. Charles D. Murray's 1st Brigade, of Brig. Gen. James C. Veatch's 5th Division, Maj. Gen. Stephen A. Hurlbut's XVI Army Corps, District of Memphis, and commanded by Col. Ignatz G. Kappner. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1140.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Confederate President Jefferson Davis made his antebellum home in Warren County, just south of Vicksburg.