• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Tilden's Battery Missouri Artillery

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This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. Mosby M. Parson's 4th Brigade, of Maj. Gen. Sterling Price's Division, Lt. Gen. Theophilus H. Holmes' District of Arkansas, in Lt. Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith's Trans-Mississippi Department, and commanded by Capt. C.B. Tilden. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1243.]

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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.