• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

131st Illinois Infantry

Unit Position Marker

Unit Position Marker

NPS Image

Monument is located on Grant Avenue 50 yards east of the Kansas Memorial. This unit was attached to Col. George W. Neeley's Detached Brigade of Brig. Gen. Elias S. Dennis' District of Northeast Louisiana, stationed at Young's Point, LA and commanded by Col. George W. Neeley & Maj. Joseph L. Purvis.

Did You Know?