U.S. African Brigade

U.S. African Brigade (HM1L61)

Location: Delta, LA 71233 Madison Parish
Country: United States of America
Buy Louisiana State flags at Flagstore.com!

N 32° 19.239', W 90° 55.973'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites

District Northeast Louisiana Army of the Tennessee

African Brigade
District Northeast Louisiana Army of the Tennessee
Col. Isaac F. Shepard

Post of Milliken's Bend Louisiana
Col. Hiram Scofield
8th Louisiana, Col. Hiram Scofield
9th Louisiana, Col Herman Lieb, Maj. Erastus N. Owen, Lieut. Col. Charles L. Paige
11th Louisiana, Col. Edwin W. Chamberlain, Lieut. Col. Cyrus Sears
13th Louisiana, Lieut. Herman Knoll
1st Mississippi, Lieut. Col. A. Watson Webber
3rd Mississippi, Col. Richard H. Ballinger

Casualties in the attack on Milliken's Bend Louisiana June 7, 1863
Killed 78    Wounded 246    Missing 265    Total 589

Post of Goodrich's Landing Louisiana
Col. William F. Wood

1st Arkansas, Lieut. Col. James Campbell
10th Louisiana, Col. Frederick M. Crandal

Two companies numbering 144 officers and men of the 1st Arkansaswere captured, June 29, 1863 at Mounds, near Goodrich's Landing
HM NumberHM1L61
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 10:03pm PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 694585 N 3577855
Decimal Degrees32.32065000, -90.93288333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 19.239', W 90° 55.973'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 19' 14.34" N, 90° 55' 58.38" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)318
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Levee Rd, Delta LA 71233, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  10. This marker needs at least one picture.
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?