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