• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

43rd Indiana Infantry

Indiana State Memorial

Indiana State Memorial

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This unit was attached to Col. William E. McLean's 1st Brigade of Brig. Gen. Frederick Salomon's 13th Division of Maj. Gen. Benjamin M. Prentiss' District of Eastern Arkansas, Maj. Gen. Edward O.C. Ord's XIII Army Corps and was commanded by Lt. Col. John C. Major.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The civilians of Vicksburg endured their first naval bombardment of the Civil War during the summer of 1862?