• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

3rd Iowa Infantry

Unit position markers

Unit position markers

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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?

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.