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

Ohio 4th Battery,

 
 
Ohio 4th Battery, Marker (Front) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
1. Ohio 4th Battery, Marker (Front)
Inscription.
Front
Capt. Louis Hoffman;
Lieut. George Froehlich.
1st Div.; 15th Corps.

Side
This battery was present with
its divisions, and took part in the
assaults, May 19 and May 22, and
served during the siege, with no
reported casualties.

 
Erected by the State of Ohio.
 
Location. 32° 22.427′ N, 90° 50.821′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Union Avenue, on the left when traveling west. 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. 4th Battery, (a few steps from this marker); U.S. Missouri (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thayer's Approach. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thayer’s Approach (approx. 0.2 miles away); U S Missouri 11th Infantry (approx. ¼ mile away); Minnesota 5th Infantry (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ohio Ninety Fifth Regiment (approx. 0.4 miles away); Iowa 2nd Battery (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
 
Regarding Ohio 4th Battery,.
Ohio 4th Battery, Marker (Side) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
2. Ohio 4th Battery, Marker (Side)
This unit was attached to Major General Frederick Steel's and Brigadier General John M. Thayer's 1st Division, Major General's William T. Sherman's and Frederick Steele's XV Army Corps, and commanded by Captain Louis Hoffman.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Ohio 4th Battery, Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
3. Ohio 4th Battery, Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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