• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

3rd Iowa Cavalry

Unit position markers

Unit position markers

NPS Image

Monument located on Sherman Circle. This unit was attached to Col. Cyrus Bussey's Cavalry Brigade of Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman's exterior line and was commanded by Maj. Oliver H.P. Scott.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The civilians of Vicksburg endured their first naval bombardment of the Civil War during the summer of 1862?