• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Hill's Company Partisan Rangers

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

At the Battle of Chickasaw Bayou, this unit was attached to Col. William T. Withers' Provisional Brigade, of Brig. Gen. Stephen Dill Lee's Provisional Division, Maj. Gen. Martin Luther Smith's 2d Military District, in Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton's Department of Mississippi and East Louisiana, and commanded by Capt. A.P. Hill. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume I, page 225.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.