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    Vicksburg

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25th Wisconsin Infantry

25th Wisconsin Infantry Regimental Marker

25th Wisconsin Infantry Regimental Marker

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Multiple monument located on Grant Avenue, 100 yards east of Sherman Avenue. This unit was attached to Col. Milton Montgomery's Brigade of Brig. Gen. Nathan Kimball's Provisional Division, Maj. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn's XVI Army Corps (Detachment), on Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman's Exterior Line, and commanded by Lt. Col. Samuel J. Nasmith. [Refer to pages 719, 720 and 770, Volume 6 of the WPA Monumentation Survey Books.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The Union siege lines and Confederate defensive lines were marked during the first decade of the 20th century by many of the veterans who fought at Vicksburg, thus making Vicksburg National Military Park one of the most accurately marked military parks in the world.