• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

White's Company Mississippi Cavalry State Troops

No Marker Placed

No Marker Placed

This unit was attached to Maj. A.H. Chalmers' 18th Battalion Mississippi Cavalry, 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 Capt. J. F. White. [Refer to Edwin Bearss' The Vicksburg Campaign, Volume II, page 249.]

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.