• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

3rd Iowa Cavalry

Unit position markers

Unit position markers

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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.

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Graves in Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery is the largest internment of Civil War dead in the nation. It is the burial place for nearly 17,000 Union soldiers.