• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

9th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery

This unit was attached to Col. George E. Waring's Post of Columbus, KY of Brig. Gen. Alexander Asboth's 6th Division, District of Columbus (KY), Maj. Gen. Stephen A. Hurlbut's XVI Army Corps and was commanded by Lt. George R. Brown. A detachment was assigned to Fort Heiman, KY.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The civilians of Vicksburg endured their first naval bombardment of the Civil War during the summer of 1862?