C.S. Gregg's Task Force

C.S. Gregg's Task Force (HM1LLD)

Location: Raymond, MS 39154 Hinds County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 14.852', W 90° 26.547'

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1st Mississippi Battalion State Troops

C.S. Gregg's Task Force
Miscellaneous Attached Units, May 12, 1863

1st Mississippi Battalion State Troops
Capt. James Hall
The 40-man detachment picketed the road to Utica and contested McPherson's advance, but was unable to penetrate the 160-man Federal cavalry screen

Squadron, Wirt Adams' Mississippi Cavalry
Capt. William Yerger
The squadron of 50 troopers patrolled northwest of Raymond to protect the roads to the railroad and to Clinton and Jackson.

3d Kentucky Mounted Infantry
Col. Albert P. Thompson
Six companies arrived from Jackson at the end of the battle and helped cover Gregg's retreat

Casualties: Not reported
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Date Added Monday, July 6th, 2015 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 740957 N 3570744
Decimal Degrees32.24753333, -90.44245000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 14.852', W 90° 26.547'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 14' 51.12" N, 90° 26' 32.82" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)601
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 19650 Old Port Gibson Rd, Raymond MS 39154, US
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