• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

2d Alabama Cavalry

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Daniel Ruggles' 1st Military District (headquarters, Columbus, MS), of Gen. Joseph E. Johnston's Department of the West, and commanded by Lt. Col. J. Cunningham and Capt. R. G. Earle. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume II, page 248 and Volume III, page 1143.]

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.