U.S. Battery K,

U.S. Battery K, (HM22D5)

Location: Vicksburg, MS 39180 Warren County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 19.353', W 90° 52.599'

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2D Illinois Light Artillery;

—4th Div.; 16th Corps; Army of the Tennessee. —

Capt. Benjamin F. Rodgers.

The battery served four James rifles in temporary positions on the investment line of its division from May 25. One section served two James rifles in this position from about June 22 to the end of the siege, July 4, 1863.
HM NumberHM22D5
Placed ByNational Park Service, Department of the Interior
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 29th, 2017 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 699876 N 3578169
Decimal Degrees32.32255000, -90.87665000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 19.353', W 90° 52.599'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 19' 21.18" N, 90° 52' 35.94" W
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Area Code(s)601, 769
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3179 Halls Ferry Rd, Vicksburg MS 39180, US
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