• 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?

The Union siege lines and Confederate defensive lines were marked during the first decade of the 20th century by many of the veterans who fought at Vicksburg, thus making Vicksburg National Military Park one of the most accurately marked military parks in the world.