• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

28th Wisconsin Infantry

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. William E. McLean's 1st Brigade of Brig. Gen. Frederick Salomon's 13th Division of Maj. Gen. Benjamin M. Prentiss' District of Eastern Arkansas, Maj. Gen. Edward O.C. Ord's XIII Army Corps and was commanded by Lt. Col. Edmund B. Gray. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1242.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.