• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

46th Ohio Infantry

Monument located on the north side of Union Avenue, approximately 0.4 miles west of Thayer's Approach (Park Tour Stop #6). This unit was attached to Col. Stephen G. Hicks' 2d Brigade, of Brig. Gen. William Sooy Smith's 1st Division, Maj. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn's XVI Army Corps (Detachment), and commanded by Col. Charles C. Walcott.

 
46th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument
46th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."