Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Commanding First Brigade
Cadet U.S. Military Academy 1841
2nd Lt. U.S. Army Dec. 6, 1846
First Lieutenant Oct. 9, 1846
Captain November 30, 1856
Resigned May 31, 1861
Capt. C.S. Army July 8, 1861
To Rank from March 16, 1861
Brig. General Dec. 29, 1862
Killed in Battle Nov. 30, 1864
Location. 32° 22.278′ N, 90° 51.728′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Confederate Avenue 0.6 miles east of Fort Hill Drive, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Located in Vicksburg National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Randal W. MacGavock (a few steps from this marker); Tennessee (within shouting distance of this marker); Vicksburg Navy Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); U.S.S. Cairo (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Sinking of Cairo (approx. 0.4 miles Campaign, Siege and Defense of Vicksburg, 1863. (approx. half a mile away); Soldiers Rest C.S.A. Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Thayer's Approach. (approx. ¾ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Vicksburg.
Also see . . . Vicksburg National Military Park. National Park Service. (Submitted on September 10, 2015.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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