This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Dandridge McRae’s 1st Brigade, of Maj. Gen. Sterling Price’s Division, Lt. Gen. Theophilus H. Holmes’ District of Arkansas, in Lt. Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith’s Trans-Mississippi Department, and commanded by Col. L.C. Gause. [Refer to Edwin Bearss’ The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1243.]
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The state of Missouri contributed 27 Union units and 15 Confederate units to the Vicksburg campaign.