• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

25th Indiana Infantry

This unit was attached to Col. William H. Morgan's 2nd 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 Lt. Col. John Rheinlander. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1140.]
 
Indiana state memorial
Indiana State Memorial
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.