• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

6th Alabama Infantry Battalion

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Abraham Buford's Brigade of Maj. Gen. Franklin Gardner's 3d Military District at Port Hudson, LA , Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton's Department of Mississippi and East Louisiana. When Burford's Brigade was reorganized and transferred north the regiment remained behind at Port Hudson. [Refer to Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XXIV, Part 1 - Reports, page 707.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park is one of the most heavily monumented parks in the world with over 1330 monuments, markers, tablets, and plaques. The beauty and artistry of its monumentation prompted one Civil War veteran to call Vicksburg National Military Park, "the art park of the world."