• 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.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.