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    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

6th Tennessee Cavalry [1st West Tennessee Cavalry]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. Edward Hatch's 2d Brigade, of Col. John K. Mizner's Cavalry Division, of Brig. Gen. Grenville M. Dodge's 2d Division, Maj. Gen. Richard J. Oglesby's Left Wing, XVI Army Corps, District of Corinth, headquartered at LaGrange, TN, and commanded by Col. Fielding Hurst. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1142.]

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Confederate Headstones, Vicksburg National Cemetery

There are at least three known Confederates buried in Vicksburg National Cemetery, two of whom have graves designated by Confederate headstones.