• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Confederate States Navy [Dunnington] [Detachment]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

A detachment of Confederate naval personnel was attached to Col. John W. Dunnington's 3d Brigade, of Brig. Gen. Thomas J. Churchill's Post of Arkansas. No commanding officer is listed. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume I, page 419.]

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Confederate Headstones, Vicksburg National Cemetery

There are at least three known Confederates buried in Vicksburg National Cemetery, two of whom have graves designated by Confederate headstones.