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

Company G 1st Light Artillery, Mississippi

Capt J.J. Cowan

 

—Forney's Division —

 
Company G 1st Light Artillery, Mississippi Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 23, 2018
1. Company G 1st Light Artillery, Mississippi Marker
Inscription.
Engaged Champion's Hill May 16
Defense May 18-July 4 (Detachment)
Casualties • Wounded 2

 
Erected by the State of Mississippi.
 
Location. 32° 20.909′ N, 90° 51.281′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Confederate Avenue 0.3 miles south of Pemberton Circle, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Confederate Avenue, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. C.S. Company G, 1st Mississippi Light Artillery; (a few steps from this marker); C.S. Alabama Battery; (a few steps from this marker); Jefferson Davis (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mississippi Company A 1st Light Artillery (about 400 feet away); C.S. Company A, 1st Mississippi Light Artillery; (about 500 feet away); C.S. Artillery Company, (about 500 feet away); C.S. Company B, (about 700 feet away); Anshe Chesed Congregation (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
View looking northerly at Mississippi Company G monument. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 23, 2018
2. View looking northerly at Mississippi Company G monument.
Entrance to Vicksburg National Military Park. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 25, 2017
3. Entrance to Vicksburg National Military Park.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 28, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 28, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 65 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 28, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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