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    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

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  • Union Avenue Road Closure - Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Union Avenue will be closed to all activities (walking, biking, jogging, and vehicle tours) between the Memorial Arch and Pemberton Avenue beginning at 6:30 a.m., and remained closed until hazardous tree removal work in the area is completed.

4th Company Ohio Cavalry

Monument is located on Logue Circle (old Jackson Road), approximately 0.25 miles east of the park tour road. This unit was attached as headquarters escort for Maj. Gen. James B. McPherson's XVII Army Corps, and commanded by Capt. John S. Foster.
 
4th Company Ohio Cavalry Regimental Monument
4th Company Ohio Cavalry Regimental Monument
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.