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

47th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument

 
 
47th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
1. 47th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument
Inscription.
Ohio

Forty Seventh Infantry;

Col. Augustus C. Parry.
3rd Brig.; 2D Div.; 15th Corps.

 
Erected by the State of Ohio.
 
Location. 32° 22.222′ N, 90° 50.435′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Union Avenue, 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. Hugh Ewing (a few steps from this marker); U.S. Battery B, (within shouting distance of this marker); Illinois Battery H, (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Battery H, (within shouting distance of this marker); Ohio Thirty Seventh Infantry; (within shouting distance of this marker); Giles A. Smith (within shouting distance of this marker); West Virginia 15th Army Corps (within shouting distance of this marker); Dash of Courage (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
 
Regarding 47th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument. This unit was attached to Brigadier General Hugh Ewing's
47th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
2. 47th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument
3d Brigade, of Major General Francis P. Blair's 2d Division, Major General's William T. Sherman's and Frederick Steele's XV Army Corps, and commanded by Colonel Augustus C. Parry.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
47th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument (reverse) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
3. 47th Ohio Infantry Regimental Monument (reverse)
Due to weathering, the inscription is barely readable.
This monument is in far distance on right side of road. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
4. This monument is in far distance on right side of road.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 19, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 19, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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