A New Face At The Place Where Vicksburg’s Struggle Began

1/10/2008 • Battle Of Vicksburg, Civil War Battlefields, News, Ulysess S Grant, Union Soldiers

From museums to meticulously preserved battlefields, Vicksburg abounds with reminders of Union Gen. Ulysses S. Grant’s 1862-63 effort to capture the city and take control of the Mississippi River.