• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

22d Texas Infantry

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This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. James M. Hawes' Brigade, of Maj. Gen. John G. Walker's Division, Maj. Gen. Richard Taylor's District of Western Louisiana, in Lt. Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith's Trans-Mississippi Department, and commanded by Col. Richard Hubbard. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1204.]

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."