• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

25th 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. C.C. Gillespie. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume I, page 418.]

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USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.