• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

24th Texas Cavalry [Dismounted]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. Robert R. Garland's 1st Brigade, of Brig. Gen. Thomas J. Churchill's Post of Arkansas, and commanded by Col. F.W. Wilkes. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume I, page 418.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The civilians of Vicksburg endured their first naval bombardment of the Civil War during the summer of 1862?