• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

50th Indiana Infantry

Indiana State Memorial

Unit position marker

NPS Image

This unit was attached to Col. James M. True's 3rd Brigade of the 3rd Division of Maj. Gen. Richard J. Oglesby's Left Wing, XVI Army Corps, , District of Jackson (TN) and was commanded by Lt. Col. Samuel T. Wells and was stationed at LaFayette, Collierville & Grissom's Bridge, TN.

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Graves in Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery is the largest internment of Civil War dead in the nation. It is the burial place for nearly 17,000 Union soldiers.