• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Kentucky Cavalry [Unidentified Companies]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

Two unidentified companies of Kentucky Cavalry, commanded by Capts. J.N. Bolen and B.D. Terry, were re-designated and attached to the 12th Kentucky Cavalry.

Did You Know?

Old Douglas Headstone, Cedar Hill Cemetery

The 43d Mississippi Infantry's mascot, Douglas the Camel, remained with the regiment until Vicksburg where he was killed by Union sharpshooters. Douglas is honored with his own grave marker in Vicksburg's Cedar Hill Cemetery.