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?
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.