• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

6th Texas Infantry

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. Robert R. Garland's 1st Brigade, of Brig. Gen. Thomas J. Churchill's Post of Arkansas, and commanded by Col. T.S. Anderson. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume I, page 418.]

Did You Know?

USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.