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

Ohio Thirtieth Infantry;

 
 
Ohio Thirtieth Infantry Monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
1. Ohio Thirtieth Infantry Monument
Inscription.
Col. Theodore Jones;
Lieut. Col. George H. Hildt;
Col. Theodore Jones.
3D Brig.; 2D Div.; 15th Corps.

 
Erected by the State of Ohio.
 
Location. 32° 22.265′ N, 90° 50.463′ 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. Just yards north of the Stockade Redan Attack Tour Stop # 5. 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. Dash of Courage (a few steps from this marker); Ohio Thirty Seventh Infantry; (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Ewing's Approach. (within shouting distance of this marker); Buckland's Brigade; Assaults, May 19 and May 22, 1863. (within shouting distance of this marker); Ohio Ninety Fifth Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Battery E, (within shouting distance of this marker); "This is Murder!" (within shouting distance of this marker); Iowa 2nd Battery (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
 
Regarding Ohio Thirtieth Infantry;.
View of monument looking west. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
2. View of monument looking west.
This unit was attached to Brigadier General Hugh Ewing's 3d Brigade of Major General Francis P. Blair's 2d Division, Major General's William T. Sherman's and Frederick Steel's XV Army Corps, and commanded by Lt. Colonel George H. Hildt and Colonel Theodore Jones.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
View of reverse side, listing the casualties of the Ohio Infantry. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
3. View of reverse side, listing the casualties of the Ohio Infantry.
Weathering has made the wording nearly unreadable.
Ohio Thirtieth Infantry Monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 25, 2017
4. Ohio Thirtieth Infantry Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 20, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 20, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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