• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Signal Corps [Stevenson] [Detachment]

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Maj. Gen. Carter L. Stevenson's Division, Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton's Army of Vicksburg, and commanded by Lt. C. H. Barrott. The Official Records make no reference to the Signal Corps, aside from enumeration. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, pages 873 and 965.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.