Vicksburg National Military Park in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Illinois 103D Infantry
Col. Willard A. Dickerman
2D Brig., 1st Div., 16th Corps.
line from about June 12, 1863,
to end of siege.
Erected by the State of Illinois.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant day of the year for for this entry is May 31.
Location. 32° 22.499′ N, 90° 50.37′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Memorial is on Union Avenue west of Beechwood Drive, on the right when traveling west. 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. Illinois Battery F. 1st Light Artillery (here, next to this marker); Illinois 90th Infantry. (within shouting distance of this marker); Illinois Cogswell's Battery. (within shouting distance of this marker); Minnesota 5th Infantry (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Indiana 6th Battery Light Artillery (approx. 0.2 miles away); U S Missouri 11th Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Battery H,U.S. Battery B, (approx. Ό mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
Regarding Illinois 103D Infantry. This unit was attached to Col. Stephen G. Hicks 2nd Brigade of Brig. Gen. William Sooy Smith's 1st Division, Maj. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn's XVI Army Corps (Detachment) and was commanded by Col. Willard A. Dickerman.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 69 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.