• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

4th Missouri Cavalry, Companies A, D, H, I K, L, M

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No Marker Placed

These units were attached to Col. George E. Waring's Post of Columbus, KY, of Brig. Gen. Alexander Asboth's 6th Division, District of Columbus (KY), Maj. Gen. Stephen A. Hurlbut's XVI Army Corps, and commanded by Maj. Edward Langen. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1139.]

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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.