Vicksburg National Military Park in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Minnesota 5th Infantry
2D Brig. 3D Div. 15th Corps
Jackson, May 14, 1863, none reported: Assault, May 22, killed 2,
wounded 1, missing 7, total 10: Mechanicsburg, June 4, none
reported: Richmond, Louisiana, June 15, wounded 8: On
peninsula opposite Vicksburg, June 20-July 4, none reported.
Aggregate, killed 2, wounded 9, missing 7, total 18.
Erected by the U.S. Government.
Location. 32° 22.462′ N, 90° 50.478′ 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 Missouri 11th Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S. Battery B, (approx. 0.2 miles away); Iowa 2nd Battery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ohio Ninety Fifth Regiment (approx. 0.2 miles away); Buckland's Brigade; Assaults, May 19 and May 22, 1863. (approx. U.S. Battery H, (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Ewing's Approach. (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Battery B, (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
Regarding Minnesota 5th Infantry. This unit was attached to Brigadier General Joseph A. Mower's 2d Brigade, of Brigadier General James M. Tuttle's 3d Division, Major General William T. Sherman's XV Army Corps, and commanded by Colonel Lucius F. Hubbard.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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