Vicksburg National Military Park in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
U.S. Battery F,
2D Missouri Light Artillery;
— 1st Div.; 15th Corps; Army of the Tennessee. —
Erected by National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is May 19, 1863.
Location. 32° 22.561′ N, 90° 51.923′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Union Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Union Avenue, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S. 8th Battery, (within shouting distance of this marker); The USS Cairo (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Officers' Quarters - USS Cairo (about 300 feet away); Paddle Wheel - USS Cairo The Skylights (about 400 feet away); Wheelhouse - USS Cairo (about 400 feet away); Steering an Ironclad - USS Cairo (about 400 feet away); U.S.S. Cairo Engine and Boilers (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
Regarding U.S. Battery F,. This unit was attached to Major General Frederick Steele's and Brigadier General John M. Thayer's 1st Division, of Major General's William T. Sherman's and Frederick Steele's XV Army Corps, and commanded by Captain Clemens Landgraeber.
Additional keywords. U.S. Battery F,
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2017. It was originally submitted on November 8, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 153 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 8, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.