• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

2d New York Light Artillery [Battery L]

New York State Memorial

New York State Memorial

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Listed on the New York State Memorial. This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Robert B. Potter's 2d Division, Maj. Gen. John G. Parke's IX Army Corps (Detachment) on Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman's Exterior Line and commanded by Capt. Jacob Roemer.
 
New York State Memorial Plaque
New York State Memorial Plaque
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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.