• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

81st Ohio Infantry

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. August Mersy's 2d Brigade, 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 Lt. Col. Robert N. Adams. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1141.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park was the last of the first five National Military Parks established by the Congress of the United States during the last quarter of the 19th century.