• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Edgar's Battery Texas Artillery

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Henry E. McCulloch's 1st Brigade, of Maj. Gen. John G. Walker's Division, Maj. Gen. Richard Taylor's District of Western Louisiana, in Lt. Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith's Trans-Mississippi Department, and commanded by Capt. William Edgar. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1205.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

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