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

U.S. Logan's Approach

 
 
<small>U.S. </small> Logan's Approach Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
1. U.S. Logan's Approach Marker
Inscription. Beginning of Logan's approach to the Confederate Third Louisiana Redan. Work on it commenced, May 26, 1863, in charge of Capt. A. Hickenlooper, Chief Engineer, 17th Army Corps.
 
Erected by National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
 
Location. 32° 21.543′ N, 90° 50.412′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Union Avenue 0.6 miles from Pemberton Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Union Avenue, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wexford Lodge (Shirley House) (within shouting distance of this marker); Manning F. Force Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Standing Guard at Jackson Road (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S. 11th Battery, (about 300 feet away); U.S. Battery G, (about 300 feet away); The Mine Explosion (approx. 0.2 miles away); John E. Smith's Brigade; Assault, May 22, 1863. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Blasting Their Way (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
 
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<small>U.S. </small> Logan's Approach marker and redan. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
2. U.S. Logan's Approach marker and redan.
for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Civil War Album article on Logan's Approach. (Submitted on November 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Logan's Approach (Jackson Road Attack) photos. (Submitted on November 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 5, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 60 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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