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    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

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3d Mississippi Cavalry State Troops

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This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. James Z. George's 3d Brigade, of Brig. Gen. James R. Chalmers' 5th Military District (headquartered at Panola, MS), Gen. Joseph E. Johnston's Department of the West, and commanded by Col. John McGuirk. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume II, page 249; and Volume III, page 1144.]

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The state of Missouri contributed 27 Union units and 15 Confederate units to the Vicksburg campaign.