Grant's Circle (Battle Summaries)
Cast iron tablets at Grant's Circle chronicle the historic battles of General Grant's U.S. Army of the Tennessee.
U.S. Army of the Tennessee
Battle of Port Gibson - May 1, 1863
Battle of Raymond - May 12, 1863
Battle of Jackson - May 14, 1863
Battle of Champion Hill - May 16, 1863
Battle of the Big Black River Bridge - May 17, 1863
First assault on Vicksburg May 19, 1863
Second assault on Vicksburg May 22, 1863
Siege of Vicksburg May 23 - July 4, 1863
Casualties of the Vicksburg Campaign
Did You Know?
Vicksburg National Military Park is one of the most heavily monumented parks in the world with over 1330 monuments, markers, tablets, and plaques. The beauty and artistry of its monumentation prompted one Civil War veteran to call Vicksburg National Military Park, "the art park of the world."