• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

5th Arkansas Cavalry

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. L. Marsh Walker’s Brigade, of Brig. Gen. John S. Marmaduke’s Division, Lt. Gen. Theophilus H. Holmes’ District of Arkansas, in Lt. Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith’s Trans-Mississippi Department, and commanded by Col. R. C. Newton. [Refer to Edwin Bearss’ The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1245.]

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Confederate Headstones, Vicksburg National Cemetery

There are at least three known Confederates buried in Vicksburg National Cemetery, two of whom have graves designated by Confederate headstones.