• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

3rd Iowa Infantry

Unit position markers

Unit position markers

NPS Image

Monument located on the hill east of the intersection of Wisconsin Avenue and John Allen Street. This unit was attached to Col. Isaac C. Pugh's 1st Brigade of Brig. Gen. Jacob G. Lauman's 4th Division, Maj. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn's XVI Army (Detachment) Corps, assigned to XIII Army Corps and commanded by Col. Aaron Brown.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The Union siege lines and Confederate defensive lines were marked during the first decade of the 20th century by many of the veterans who fought at Vicksburg, thus making Vicksburg National Military Park one of the most accurately marked military parks in the world.