• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

6th Iowa Infantry

6th-40th-IA

Regimental Marker

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Monument located at Sherman Circle. This unit was attached to Col. William W. Sanford's 4th Brigade of Brig. Gen. William Sooy Smith's 1st Division, Maj. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn's XVI Army Corps (Detachment) and was commanded by Col. John M. Corse.

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.