• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Hurlbut's (Illinois) Battery Improvised

This unit formed part of Murray's 1st Brigade of Veatch's District of Memphis and was commanded by Lt. Albert Cudney.

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Graves in Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery is the largest internment of Civil War dead in the nation. It is the burial place for nearly 17,000 Union soldiers.