• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

5th Battery Ohio Light Artillery

5th Battery Ohio Light Artillery Tablet

5th Battery Ohio Light Artillery Tablet

NPS Photo

Monument and iron tablet located outside of Vicksburg National Military Park, on former park property in the City of Vicksburg, on the hill east of the intersection at Wisconsin Avenue and John Allen Street. This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Jacob G. Lauman's 4th Division, Maj. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn's XVI Army (Detachment) Corps, assigned to XIII Army Corps, and commanded by Lt. Anthony B. Burton.
 
5th Battery Ohio Light Artillery Regimental Monument
5th Battery Ohio Light Artillery Regimental Monument
NPS Photo

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.