Vicksburg National Military Park in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Texas Waul's Legion
Col. Thomas N. Waul
Lieut. Col. Barnard Timmons
Second Infantry Battalion
Lieut. Col. James Wrigley
Lieut. Thoms J. Cleveland
Captain J.Q. Wall
Casualties during the defense
including an attached battalion
killed 47, wounded 190, missing 8
total 245: Major Allen Cameron
Capts. Samuel Carter and J.A. Led-
better, Assistant Adjt. General
Louis Popendieck. Aide-de-Camp
John Neville Simmons and five
other officers killed
Erected by National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
Location. 32° 20.57′ N, 90° 51.398′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker can be reached from Confederate Avenue 0.2 miles west of Union Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Confederate Avenue, Vicksburg MS 39180, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. C.S. Waul's Texas Legion; Army of Vicksburg (a few steps from this marker); Briefly Breaching the Line (within shouting distance of this marker); Texas Johnston's Army (within Texas (within shouting distance of this marker); C.S. Hudson's (Mississippi) Battery; (within shouting distance of this marker); Iowa (within shouting distance of this marker); C.S. Alabama Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Iowa 21st Infantry (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Thomas Neville Waul. (Submitted on November 4, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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