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