• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

4th Indiana Cavalry, Company C

Unit position marker

Unit position marker

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Monument located on Union Avenue just west of the Memorial Arch. This unit was attached as headquarters escort to Brig. Gen. Andrew J. Smith's 10th Division, Maj. Gen'ls John A. McClernand (relieved of command 19 June 1863) & Edward O.C. Ord's XIII Army Corps and was commanded by Capt. Andrew P. Gallagher.
 
Unit position marker
Unit Position Marker
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Did You Know?

USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.