Pemberton Headquarters

Pemberton Headquarters (HM1JQR)

Location: Vicksburg, MS 39180 Warren County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 20.911', W 90° 52.675'

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(Willis-Cowan House)

Built ca. 1835. Military headquarters of Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton, who commanded the Confederate forces during the siege of Vicksburg. Here on July 3, 1863, the decision was made to surrender the city.
Year Placed1973
Placed ByMississippi Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 699699 N 3581046
Decimal Degrees32.34851667, -90.87791667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 20.911', W 90° 52.675'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 20' 54.66" N, 90° 52' 40.5" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)601, 769
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1018 Crawford St, Vicksburg MS 39180, US
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