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

Iowa 31st Infantry

 
 
Iowa 31st Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
1. Iowa 31st Infantry Marker
Inscription.
2D Brig. 1st Div. 15th Corps
Sharpshooters Line
May 27 — July 4 1863

 
Erected by the U.S. Government.
 
Location. 32° 22.398′ N, 90° 52.186′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Given Hill Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located within the Iowa section of Vicksburg National Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: Given Hill Road, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Iowa 2nd Brig.; (a few steps from this marker); Fort Nogales (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Nogales 1791 (approx. 0.2 miles away); C.S. Company A, (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mississippi 6th Infantry (Detachment) (approx. 0.2 miles away); C.S. Company C, (approx. 0.2 miles away); Final Resting Place, With Dignity (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mississippi 14th Light Art. Battalion (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
 
Regarding Iowa 31st Infantry. This unit was attached to Colonel Charles R. Woods' 2nd Brigade of Major General Frederick Steele & Brigadier
Iowa 31st Infantry Marker in the Vicksburg National Cemetery. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
2. Iowa 31st Infantry Marker in the Vicksburg National Cemetery.
General John M. Thayer's 1st Division, of Major General's William T. Sherman & Frederick Steele's XV Army Corps and was commanded by Colonel George A. Stone.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 17, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 17, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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