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

Rhode Island 7th Infantry

 
 
Rhode Island 7th Infantry Statue image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
1. Rhode Island 7th Infantry Statue
Inscription.
Col. Zenas R. Bliss
1st Brig.: 2nd Div.
9th Corps.

 
Erected 1907 by the State of Rhode Island.
 
Location. 32° 22.565′ N, 90° 49.943′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Grant Avenue 0.1 miles north of Howe Lane, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Grant Avenue, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U S Missouri (within shouting distance of this marker); Illinois 29th Infantry. [Detachment.] (within shouting distance of this marker); U ☆ S Battery E (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Massachusetts Tribute to the 29th, 35th and 36th Regiments Volunteer Infantry (about 500 feet away); Grantís Headquarters (about 600 feet away); U S Headquarters 16th Corps (Detachment) (about 600 feet away); Battle of Champion's Hill, Mississippi, May 16. (about 700 feet away); Engagement at Jackson, Mississippi, May 14. (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
 
More about this marker. Sculptor: Frank Edwin Elwell
 
Also see . . .
Rhode Island 7th Infantry Statue image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
2. Rhode Island 7th Infantry Statue
 Wikipedia article on Zenas Bliss. (Submitted on November 8, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Union Major General Zenas R. Bliss image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton
3. Union Major General Zenas R. Bliss
Rhode Island 7th Infantry statue in distance looking south. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
4. Rhode Island 7th Infantry statue in distance looking south.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 8, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 8, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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