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    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

50th Pennsylvania Infantry

Lt. Col. Thomas S. Brenholtz

Lt. Col. Thomas S. Brenholtz

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Listed on the Pennsylvania State Memorial. The unit was attached to Col. Benjamin C. Christ's 3d Brigade, of Brig. Gen. Robert B. Potter's 2d Division, Maj. Gen. John G. Parke's IX Army Corps (Detachment), on Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman's Exterior Line and commanded by Lt. Col. Thomas S. Brenholtz.
 
Pennsylvania State Memorial
Pennsylvania State Memorial
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Pennsylvania State Memorial Plaque
Pennsylvania State Memorial Plaque
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park is one of the most heavily monumented parks in the world with over 1330 monuments, markers, tablets, and plaques. The beauty and artistry of its monumentation prompted one Civil War veteran to call Vicksburg National Military Park, "the art park of the world."