Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
U.S. Battery K,
2D Illinois Light Artillery;
—4th Div.; 16th Corps; Army of the Tennessee. —
Erected by National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
Location. 32° 19.353′ N, 90° 52.599′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Halls Ferry Road (Old U.S. 80) north of North Frontage Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3121 Halls Ferry Road, Vicksburg MS 39180, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Marcus Bottom (approx. 0.9 miles away); Alpha Kappa Alpha National Presidents (approx. one mile away); Wisconsin Twenty-Ninth Infantry Louisiana 22nd Infantry (approx. 1.2 miles away); C.S. Marks' Company, 22D Louisiana; (approx. 1.2 miles away); "The Widow Blakely" (approx. 1.2 miles away); Louisiana Eighth Battalion (approx. 1.2 miles away); Running the Gauntlet (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the James rifle. (Submitted on October 29, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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