• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

6th Missouri Cavalry - Union

Regimental Marker

Regimental Marker

NPS Photo

Monument located on Union Avenue south of the Iowa Memorial.

This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Peter J. Osterhaus' 9th Division, Maj. Gen'ls John A. McClernand's (relieved of command 19 June 1863) and Edward O.C. Ord's XIII Army Corps, and commanded by Col. Clark Wright.

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.