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.]
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Vicksburg National Military Park was the last of the first five National Military Parks established by the Congress of the United States during the last quarter of the 19th century.