• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

2d Arkansas Cavalry

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. William F. Slemons' 2d Brigade, of Brig. Gen. James R. Chalmers’ 5th Military District, Gen. Joseph E. Johnston’s Department of the West, and commanded by Col. H.R. Withers and Maj. T. J. Reid. [Refer to Edwin Bearss’ The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume II, page 250 and Volume III, page 1144.]

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Graves in Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery is the largest internment of Civil War dead in the nation. It is the burial place for nearly 17,000 Union soldiers.