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.]
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The state of Missouri contributed 27 Union units and 15 Confederate units to the Vicksburg campaign.