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    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

7th Kentucky Infantry [US]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Albert L. Lee (wounded 19 May 1863) and Col. James Keigwin's 1st Brigade of Brig. Gen. Peter J. Osterhaus' 9th Division, Maj. Gen'ls John A. McClernand's (relieved of command 19 June 1863) and Edward O.C. Ord's XIII Army Corps, and commanded by Maj. Hugh W. Adams, Lt. Col. John Lucas, Col. Reuben May, and Capt. Elisha B. Treadway.
 
Kentucky State Memorial
Kentucky State Memorial
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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.