• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

32d Ohio Infantry

32d Ohio Infantry 19 and 22 May 1863 Assault Markers

32d Ohio Infantry 19 and 22 May 1863 Assault Markers

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Monument located on Union Avenue at Park Tour Stop #1, Battery DeGolyer. Also markers designating the assault of 19 May 1863, located 100 ft west of Union Avenue near its junction with Old Jackson Road, and the assault of 22 May 1863, located 500 ft east-southeast of the Louisiana Memorial on the south side of the tree line. This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. John D. Stevenson's 3d Brigade, of Maj. Gen. John A. Logan's 3d Division, Maj. Gen. James B. McPherson's XVII Army Corps, and commanded by Col. Benjamin F. Potts.
 
32d Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument
32d Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument
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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."