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

U.S. Companies A, B, C, D, H and I;

1st United States (Siege Guns),

 

14th Div.;13th Corps: Army of the Tennessee.

 
<small>U.S.</small> Companies A, B, C, D, H and I; Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 23, 2018
1. U.S. Companies A, B, C, D, H and I; Marker
Inscription.
Maj. Maurice Maloney.

A detachment of the regiment, under Capt. E.D. Phillips, served one 30-pounder Parrott rifle in this position from May 21 to the end of the siege, July 4, 1863.
 
Erected by the United State War Department.
 
Location. 32° 20.479′ N, 90° 51′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Old Highway 27 0.1 miles south of Clay Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at a pull-off near the National Park Service closed-off Maloney Circle bridge across the railroad tracks. Marker is in this post office area: Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Indiana 1st Battery Light Artillery (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Eugene A. Carr (about 700 feet away); Indiana 1st Brig. 10th Div. 13th Corps (about 700 feet away); 23rd Wisconsin Infantry Camp (about 700 feet away); Illinois 33D Infantry (about 700 feet away); Indiana Company C, 4th Cavalry. (about 700 feet away); U.S. 17th Battery. (about 800 feet away); Illinois 99th Infantry. (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
<small>U.S.</small> Companies A, B, C, D, H and I; Marker on right background. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 23, 2018
2. U.S. Companies A, B, C, D, H and I; Marker on right background.
View from marker north towards Vicksburg National Military Park entrance. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 23, 2018
3. View from marker north towards Vicksburg National Military Park entrance.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 29, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 29, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 64 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 29, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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