• 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?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.