• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

45th Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. John I. Curtin

Col. John I. Curtin

NPS Photo

Listed on the Pennsylvania State Memorial. The unit was attached to Col. Henry Bowman's 1st Brigade of Brig. Gen. Thomas Welsh's 1st Division, Maj. Gen. John G. Parke's IX Army Corps (Detachment), on Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman's Exterior Line and commanded by Col. John I. Curtin.
 
Pennsylvania State Memorial
Pennsylvania State Memorial
NPS Photo
 
Pennsylvania State Memorial Plaque
Pennsylvania State Memorial Plaque
NPS Photo

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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.