Vicksburg National Military Park in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
C.S. Alabama Battery;
Stevenson's Division; Army of Vicksburg.
Erected by National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
Location. 32° 21.528′ N, 90° 50.656′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker can be reached from Old Jackson Road 0.2 miles from Union Avenue. Touch for map. Located atop of the Third Louisiana Redan, Tour Stop 3. Marker is in this post office area: Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking Affair of the Crater; June 25-26, 1863. (here, next to this marker); Third Louisiana Redan, On Left of Jackson Road. (a few steps from this marker); U.S. Logan's Approach. (a few steps from this marker); C.S. Appeal (Arkansas) Battery; (within shouting distance of this marker); Blasting Their Way (within shouting distance of this marker); John E. Smith's Brigade; Assault, May 22, 1863. (within shouting distance of this marker); The Mine Explosion (within shouting distance of this marker); The End In Sight (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
Regarding C.S. Alabama Battery;. A redan is an arrow-shaped embankment forming part of a fortification.
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 53 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.