• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

32nd Iowa Infantry, Companies B, C, E, H, I, K

Iowa State Memorial

Iowa State Memorial

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These units were attached to Colonel George E. Waring's Post of Columbus, KY, of Brigadier General Alexander Asboth's 6th Division, District of Columbus (KY), Major General Stephen A. Hurlbut's XVI Army Corps, and commanded by Colonel John Scott and Lt. Colonel Edward H. Mix.

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USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.