7th Missouri Infantry - Union
Monument located on Confederate Avenue 100 yards south of Old Jackson Road. Also a marker designating the assault of 19 May 1863, located on Confederate Avenue at the Louisiana Memorial, and a marker designating a sharpshooters' line on Pemberton Avenue north of the Old Administration Building. This unit was attached to Brig. Gen. John D. Stevenson's 3d Brigade of Maj. Gen. John A. Logan's 3d Division, Maj. Gen. James B. McPherson's XVII Army Corps, and commanded by Maj. Edwin Wakefield, Lt. Col. William S. Oliver (wounded 2 May 1863), Capt. Robert Buchanan, and Capt. William B. Collins.
Last updated: April 14, 2015