• 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.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park was the last of the first five National Military Parks established by the Congress of the United States during the last quarter of the 19th century.