• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

9th Missouri Sharpshooter Battalion

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 Maj. L. A. Pindall. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1243.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.