• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

2d United States Light Artillery, Battery F

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. John W. Fuller's 3d Brigade, of Brig. Gen. James C. Veatch's 5th Division, Maj. Gen. Stephen A. Hurlbut's XVI Army Corps, District of Memphis, and commanded by Lt. Charles Green. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1140.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."