• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

22d Ohio Infantry

Monument is located on the south side of Union Avenue, approximately 0.1 mile west of Grant Avenue. This unit was attached to Col. Jonathan Richmond's Brigade, of Brig. Gen. Nathan Kimball's Provisional Division, Maj. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn's XVI Army Corps (Detachment), on Maj. Gen'l William T. Sherman's Exterior Line, and commanded by Col. Oliver Wood. [Refer to Kimball of Indiana.]

 
22d Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument
22d Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."