• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

5th Kansas Cavalry

No Marker Placed

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This unit was attached to Colonel Powell Clayton's Cavalry Brigade, of Brigadier General Frederick Salomon's 13th Division, of Major General Benjamin M. Prentiss' District of Eastern Arkansas, Major General Edward O.C. Ord's XIII Army Corps, and commanded by Lt. Colonel Wilton A. Jenkins.

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.