• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Lookout Battery Tennessee Artillery

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

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?

Did You Know?

On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."