• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

7th Kansas Cavalry

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. Florence M. Cornyn's 3d 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, and commanded by Col. Thomas P. Herrick.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."