• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

33d Missouri Infantry

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. Samuel A. Rice's 2d Brigade, of Brig. Gen. Frederick Salomon's 13th Division, of Maj. Gen. Benjamin M. Prentiss' District of Eastern Arkansas, Maj. Gen. Edward O.C. Ord's XIII Army Corps, and commanded by Lt. Col. William H. Heath. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1242.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The Union siege lines and Confederate defensive lines were marked during the first decade of the 20th century by many of the veterans who fought at Vicksburg, thus making Vicksburg National Military Park one of the most accurately marked military parks in the world.