• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

2nd Illinois Cavalry, Companies B, D, L, M

Attached to Col. David Moore's 4th Brigade of Brig. Gen. James C. Veatch's 5th Division, XVI Army Corps District of Memphis and commanded by Capt. Franklin Moore.
 
Illinois Memorial
Illinois Memorial
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park is one of the most heavily monumented parks in the world with over 1330 monuments, markers, tablets, and plaques. The beauty and artistry of its monumentation prompted one Civil War veteran to call Vicksburg National Military Park, "the art park of the world."