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

James·R·Slack·

 
 
James·R·Slack· Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 24, 2017
1. James·R·Slack· Marker
Inscription.
Col·47th Indiana·Infantry·
Commanding·Second·Brigade·
12th Division–13th Corps·
April·9 – Jvly·4·1863·

 
Erected 1912 by Adolph A. Weinman.
 
Location. 32° 20.144′ N, 90° 51.577′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Union Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Union Avenue, Vicksburg MS 39180, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Iowa 24th Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Iowa 28th Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); William T. Rigby (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Indiana Company C, 1st Cavalry (about 300 feet away); U.S. 2D Artillery; (about 300 feet away); Brig. Gen. Edward D. Tracy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Edward D. Tracy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wisconsin Twenty-Ninth Infantry (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
 
More about this marker. The cost of the monument was donated by the sculptor, Adolph A. Weinman.
 
Also see . . .
View north, on Union Avenue, from monument. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 24, 2017
2. View north, on Union Avenue, from monument.
 Wikipedia article on James R. Slack. (Submitted on November 24, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
James·R·Slack· Monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 24, 2017
3. James·R·Slack· Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 24, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 24, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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