• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

2d Arkansas Infantry [African Descent]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Brigadier General Frederick Salomon's 13th Division, Major General Benjamin M. Prentiss' District of Eastern Arkansas, and commanded by Major G. W. Burchard. [Refer to Edwin Bearss’ The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1242.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The civilians of Vicksburg endured their first naval bombardment of the Civil War during the summer of 1862?