• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Louisiana Operations 1862-1863

June 27-July 24, 1862 — Williams' and Grant's Canal

Early 1863 — Significance of New Carthage

February - March 1863 — Lake Providence Canal

January - July 4, 1863 — Young's Point

March 31 - May 4, 1863 — Duckport Canal

April 28, 1863 — Fight at Choctaw Bayou
Winter Quarters

June 7, 1863 — Battle of Milliken's Bend (Second engagement of Black Troops in the Civil War)

June 9, 1863 — Battle of Lake Providence

June 15, 1863 — Battle of Richmond

June 29-30, 1863 — Goodrich's Landing

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park is one of the most heavily monumented parks in the world with over 1330 monuments, markers, tablets, and plaques. The beauty and artistry of its monumentation prompted one Civil War veteran to call Vicksburg National Military Park, "the art park of the world."