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    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

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Lookout Battery Tennessee Artillery

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This unit was attached to Col. Arthur E. Reynold's and Brig. Gen. John Adams' (assumed command 8 June 1863) 1st Brigade, of Maj. Gen. William Wing Loring's Division, Gen. Joseph E. Johnston's Army of Relief, Department of the West, and commanded by Capt. R.I. Barry. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, pages 1005 and 1150.]

Did You Know?

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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.