Vicksburg National Military Park in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Iowa 5th Infantry
3D Brig. 7th Div. 17th Corps
Killed 2 wounded 16 total 18
Erected by the State of Iowa.
Location. 32° 20.643′ N, 90° 51.196′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Clay Street 0.2 miles west of Union Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Clay Street, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U S Missouri 26th Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Boomer's Brigade: Assault, May 22, 1863. (a few steps from this marker); U.S. 1st Battery, Wisconsin Light Artillery; (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Indiana 8th Infantry (about 500 feet away); U.S. 1st Battery, (about 600 feet away); U.S. Carr's Approach (about 600 feet away); Ohio Seventeenth Battery (about 700 feet away); Ohio Ninety Sixth Infantry, (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
Regarding Iowa 5th Infantry. This unit was attached to Colonel George B. Boomer's (killed 22 May 1863) 3rd
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 25, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 55 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 25, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.