Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
John C Pemberton
Commanding Department of
Miss. and East Lousianna
Cadet U.S. Military Academy 1833
2nd Lt. 4th Art. July First 1837
First Lt. Mar. Nineteenth 1842
Captain September Sixteenth 1850
Resigned April Twenty-Fourth 1861
Brig. Gen. C.S. Army June 19, 1861
Major General February 13, 1862
To Rank From Jan. Fourteenth 1862
Lt. General Oct. Thirteenth 1862
To Rank From October Tenth 1862
Location. 32° 21.103′ N, 90° 51.131′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Confederate Avenue and Pemberton Circle, on the right when traveling south on Confederate Avenue. Touch for map. 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. Jefferson Davis (approx. 0.3 miles away); Anshe Chesed Congregation (approx. 0.4 miles away); Temple Anshe Chesed Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lloyd Tilghman Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Surrender Interview Site (approx. 0.6 miles away); The End In Sight Texas (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Mine Explosion (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg.
Also see . . . Vicksburg National Military Park. National Park Service (Submitted on September 10, 2015.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 4, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 172 times since then and 39 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.