• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Waul's Texas Legion Cavalry (Battalion)

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Col. Robert McCulloch's 1st Brigade, of Brig. Gen. James R. Chalmers' 5th Military District (headquartered at Panola, MS), Gen. Joseph E. Johnston's Department of the West, and commanded by Col. Leonidas Willis. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume III, page 1144.]

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."