• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

3rd Battery Iowa Light Artillery

Iowa State Memorial

Iowa State Memorial

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This unit was attached to 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 was commanded by Lt. Melvil C. Wright

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Confederate President Jefferson Davis made his antebellum home in Warren County, just south of Vicksburg.