• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

30th Louisiana Infantry [Detachment]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Samuel B. Maxey's Brigade, of Maj. Gen. Franklin Gardner's 3d Military District at Port Hudson, LA, and commanded by Maj. C. J. Bell and Capt. T. K. Porter. [Refer to Edward Cunningham's The Port Hudson Campaign, 1862 - 1863, page 127; and to Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XXIV, Part 1 - Reports, page 706.]

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.