Vicksburg National Military Park in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Cadet U.S. Military Academy 1821
2nd Lt. 1st U.S. Infantry July 1, 1828
1st Lieut. Dragoons March 4, 1833
Adjt. Aug. 30, 1833 to Feb. 3, 1834
Resigned June 30, 1835
Col. 1st Miss. Rifles July 18, 1846
Hon. Mustered out July 12, 1847
Sec. of War March 7, 1853-March 6, 1857
In Honor of
Location. 32° 20.839′ N, 90° 51.275′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Confederate Avenue 0.4 miles from Pemberton Circle, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located in Vicksburg National Military Park. 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. Anshe Chesed Congregation (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Temple Anshe Chesed Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Texas (approx. 0.3 miles away); Indiana 8th Infantry (approx. 0.3 miles away); Artillery, The King of Battle (approx. 0.3 miles away); U.S. 1st Battery, Wisconsin Light Artillery; Ohio Seventeenth Battery (approx. 0.3 miles away); John C Pemberton (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg National Military Park.
Also see . . . Vicksburg National Military Park. National Park Service (Submitted on September 10, 2015.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 4, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 212 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 4, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.