Vicksburg Siege

Vicksburg Siege (HMQGE)

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

N 32° 18.706', W 90° 54.021'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 155 views
Inscription
Beginning on May 16, 1863, Gen. U.S. Grant held city under siege, cutting off all supplies & driving citizens to caves to escape shells. C.S.A. Gen. John C. Pemberton finally surrendered July 4.
Details
HM NumberHMQGE
Tags
Placed ByMississippi Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 4:15pm PDT -07:00
Pictures
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 697668 N 3576930
Decimal Degrees32.31176667, -90.90035000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 18.706', W 90° 54.021'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 18' 42.36" N, 90° 54' 1.26" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)601, 769
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4210 S Washington St, Vicksburg MS 39180, 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. This marker needs at least one picture.
  10. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  11. Is the marker in the median?