52nd Illinois Infantry, Company H
This unit was attached as part of Maj. George H. Stone's artillery, stationed at Tuscumbia, AL and was commanded by Capt. Maurice J. McGrath.
Did You Know?
The 43d Mississippi Infantry's mascot, Douglas the Camel, remained with the regiment until Vicksburg where he was killed by Union sharpshooters. Douglas is honored with his own grave marker in Vicksburg's Cedar Hill Cemetery.