• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Thielemann's Cavalry Battalion, Companies A

Monument located on Union Ave. just beyond and north of Graveyard Road. This unit was attached to Maj. Gen. Francis P. Blair's 2nd Division of Maj. Gen'ls William T. Sherman & Frederick Steele's XV Army Corps and commanded by Capt. Milo Thielemann. [Refer to Blair of Missouri.]

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.