Vicksburg National Military Park in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Michael K. Lawler
Commanding 2nd Brigade
14th Division 13th Corps
May 2 — July 4, 1863
Capt. 3rd Ill. Inf. June 29, 1846
Hon. mustered out May 21, 1847
Capt. Ind. Co. Ill. Mtd. Vols. July 19, 1847
Hon. mustered out Oct. 26, 1848
Col. 18th Ill. Inf. June 30, 1861
Brig. Gen. U.S. Vols. Nov. 29, 1862
Bvt. Maj. Gen. of Vols. Mar 13, 1865
Erected 1915 by the U.S. Government.
Location. 32° 20.426′ N, 90° 51.151′ 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. A different marker also named Michael K. Lawler (here, next to this marker); U.S. Battery A, (within shouting distance of this marker); Wisconsin Eleventh Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Eugene A. Carr (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); "A Most Delightful Reunion" Illinois 99th Infantry. (about 500 feet away); Illinois 33D Infantry (about 500 feet away); U.S. Battery A, (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
Regarding Michael K. Lawler. The cost of the bronze bust was $622.50 and the sculptor was Anton Schaaf.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Michael K. Lawler. (Submitted on November 24, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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