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

U S Missouri

 
 
U S Missouri Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
1. U S Missouri Marker
Inscription.
15th Corps Second Division
Maj. Gen. Francis P. Blair

Tenth Cavalry Company C
Captain Daniel W. Ballou
Lieut. Benjamin Joel
Wounded 1

First Bridgade
Colonel Giles A. Smith

Sixth Infantry
Colonel James H. Blood
Lieut. Col. Ira Boutell
Colonel James H. Blood
Killed 5, wounded 38, total 43

Eighth Infantry
Lt. Col. David C. Coleman
Major Dennis T. Kirby
Lt. Col David C. Coleman
Killed 17, Wd. 59, Missing 1, Total 77

 
Erected by National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
 
Location. 32° 22.157′ N, 90° 50.422′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Union Avenue 1 miles north of Old Jackson Road, 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. U☆S 1st Battalion 13th U.S. Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Giles A. Smith (within shouting distance of this marker); 47th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument
U S Missouri Marker looking north on Union Avenue. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
2. U S Missouri Marker looking north on Union Avenue.
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ohio Thirty Seventh Infantry; (about 600 feet away); Dash of Courage (about 600 feet away); U.S. Battery E, (about 700 feet away); Ohio Thirtieth Infantry; (about 700 feet away); "This is Murder!" (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 9, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 65 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 9, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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