• 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 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."