• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

70th Ohio Infantry

Monument is located at the junction of Union Avenue and Grant Avenue. This unit was attached to Col. Joseph R. Cockerill's 3d Brigade, of Brig. Gen. William Sooy Smith's 1st Division, Maj. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn's XVI Army Corps (Detachment), and commanded by Maj. William B. Brown.

 
70th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument
70th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument
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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.