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Vicksburg National Military Park in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Indiana 8th Infantry

 
 
Indiana 8th Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 25, 2017
1. Indiana 8th Infantry Marker
Inscription.
Indiana
8th Infantry
1st Brig.14th Div. 13th Corps
Sharpshooter Line
May 23 - July 4, 1863.

 
Location. 32° 20.6′ N, 90° 51.103′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Clay Street west of Union Avenue. Touch for map. Located near the entrance to Vicksburg National Military Park along Clay Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3201 Clay Street, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S. 1st Battery, Wisconsin Light Artillery; (a few steps from this marker); Ohio Seventeenth Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Ohio Ninety Sixth Infantry, (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. 17th Battery. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S. 1st Battery, (about 300 feet away); Battle for Vicksburg (about 400 feet away); Vicksburg is the Key (about 400 feet away); Artillery, The King of Battle (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
 
Regarding Indiana 8th Infantry. In all its actions the regiment lost 7 Officers and 84 Enlisted men killed and mortally
Another view for some clarity - Indiana 8th Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 25, 2017
2. Another view for some clarity - Indiana 8th Infantry Marker
wounded and 5 Officers and 166 Enlisted men by disease. Total 258.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
View of maker looking towards Clay Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 25, 2017
3. View of maker looking towards Clay Street.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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