• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

2nd Illinois Light Artillery, Battery L

Unit marker

Unit marker

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Monument located on Union Avenue at the north end of Battery DeGoyler. This unit was attached to Maj. Gen. John A. Logan's 3rd Division, of Maj. Gen. James B. McPherson's XVII Army Corps and was commanded by Capt. William H. Bolton.
 
Unit position tablet
Unit position tablet
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park was the last of the first five National Military Parks established by the Congress of the United States during the last quarter of the 19th century.