C.S. Landis' (Missouri) Battery;

C.S. Landis' (Missouri) Battery; (HM26NB)

Location: Vicksburg, MS 39183 Warren County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 21.075', W 90° 51.103'

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Forney's - Bowen's Div.; Army of Vicksburg.

Capt. John C. Landis;
Lieut. John M. Langan.

The battery, under Capt. John C. Landis, was engaged in the battle of Port Gibson, May 1, without reported casualties: and in the Battle of Champion's Hill, May 16, under Lieut. John M. Langan, casualties, killed 4, wounded 1, total 5. Capt. John C. Landis assigned as acting chief of division artillery May 13. One section, under Lieut. John M. Langan, was engaged at Big Black River Bridge, May 17, without reported casualties. The same section probably served pieces, number, kind and caliber unknown, on the line of Cumming's Brigade in undetermined positions. The other section served two 24-pounder howitzers on the line of Moore's Brigade in undetermined positions from May 18 to the end of the defense, July 4, 1863. Casualties in battery during the defense, killed 4, wounded 6, total 10. Aggregate reported casualties in battery during the campaign and defense, killed 8, wounded 7, total 15.
HM NumberHM26NB
Placed ByThe U.S. War Department
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, April 7th, 2018 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 702159 N 3581398
Decimal Degrees32.35125000, -90.85171667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 21.075', W 90° 51.103'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 21' 4.5" N, 90° 51' 6.1800000000001" W
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Area Code(s)601
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Confederate Ave, Vicksburg MS 39183, US
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