• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

40th Iowa Infantry

Unit position marker

Unit position marker

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Monument located on Sherman Circle. 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 Maj. William W. Wilshire.
 
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Unit position marker
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Confederate Headstones, Vicksburg National Cemetery

There are at least three known Confederates buried in Vicksburg National Cemetery, two of whom have graves designated by Confederate headstones.