• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

66th Illinois Infantry

This unit was unattached infantry in Brig. Gen. Grenville M. Dodge's 2nd Division, Maj. Gen. Richard J. Oglesby's Left Wing, XVI Army Corps, District of Corinth and was commanded by Col. Patrick E. Burke.
 
Illinois Memorial
Illinois Memorial
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The civilians of Vicksburg endured their first naval bombardment of the Civil War during the summer of 1862?