• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

6th Battery Wisconsin Light Artillery

Multiple monument located on Union Avenue, 400 yards south of Pemberton Avenue. This unit was attached to Captains Frank C. Sands' and Henry Dillon's Artillery Command of Brig. Gen'ls Isaac F. Quinby's and John E. Smith's 7th Division, Maj. Gen. James B. McPherson's XVII Army Corps, and commanded by Capt. Henry Dillon and Lt. Samuel F. Clark. [Refer to pages 79, 80, 82, 84 and 96, Volume 4 of the WPA Monumentation Survey Books.]
 
6th Battery Wisconsin Light Artillery Regimental Marker
6th Battery Wisconsin Light Artillery Regimental Marker
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6th Battery Wisconsin Light Artillery Tablets
6th Battery Wisconsin Light Artillery Tablets
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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?