• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

5th Alabama Cavalry

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. Philip D. Roddey's District of North Alabama in Gen. Braxton Bragg's Department of Tennessee, and commanded by Col. J. Patterson. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1144.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.