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    National Military Park Mississippi

9th New Hampshire Infantry

New Hampshire State Memorial

New Hampshire State Memorial

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Listed on the New Hampshire State Memorial. This unit was attached to Col. Simon G. Griffin's 1st Brigade of Brig. Gen. Robert B. Potter's 2d Division, Maj. Gen. John G. Parke's IX Army Corps (Detachment) on Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman's Exterior Line and was commanded by Lt. Col. Henry H. Pearson. [Refer to Griffin of New Hampshire.]

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USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.