• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Signal Corps [King] [Detachment]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was carried as a miscellaneous unit attached to Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton's Army of Vicksburg, and commanded by Capt. C. A. King. The Official Records make no reference to the Signal Corps, aside from enumeration. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume I, page 225, and Volume III, pages 873 and 968.]

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Graves in Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery is the largest internment of Civil War dead in the nation. It is the burial place for nearly 17,000 Union soldiers.