• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

3rd Minnesota Infantry

Bronze tablet on the Minnesota State Memorial. This unit was attached to Col. Milton Montgomery's Brigade of Brig. Gen. Nathan Kimball's Provisional Division, Maj. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn's XVI Army Corps (Detachment) on Maj. Gen'l William T. Sherman's exterior line and was commanded by Col. Chauncey W. Griggs.
 
Regimental Plaque, Minnesota State Memorial
Regimental Plaque, Minnesota State Memorial
NPS Photo

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.