• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

9th Missouri Infantry

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Mosby M. Parson's 4th Brigade, of Maj. Gen. Sterling Price's Division, Lt. Gen. Theophilus H. Holmes' District of Arkansas, in Lt. Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith's Trans-Mississippi Department, and commanded by Col. J.D. White. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1243.]

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."