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The Siege of Vicksburg (May 18 – July 4, 1863) was the final major military action in the .... At 3 p.m., Tuttle's division suffered so many casualties in their aborted .... Richmond also happened to be an important supply line providing Vicksburg ...

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The Battle of Vicksburg, Mississippi, also called the Siege of Vicksburg, was the ... 900 men, but the two river towns were captured without further significant fighting. .... enemy soldiers could never threaten them so deep on their own home soil.

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And it was via Vicksburg that important war material and arms smuggled through Mexican ports could defy the Federal blockade and sustain the military needs ...

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Jul 4, 2013 ... ... of Vicksburg on July 4, 1863 would turn the tide of the Civil War. ... to the south, Vicksburg had been an important Union objective since early in the war. .... For years, a story persisted that anti-Union feelings remained so ...

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Sep 9, 2015 ... The Siege of Vicksburg, from May to July of 1863, resulted in the surrender of ... of miles to the west, there was an even more important Union victory. ... As Grant advanced north, he did so toward the middle of the state; ...

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Nov 26, 2014 ... Want the fast facts about the Siege of Vicksburg? Learn about the battle, its outcome, and its significance.

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Marching through Mississippi, Ulysses S. Grant focused his efforts on the city of Vicksburg. Surrounding and firing upon the city for weeks on end, he forced its ...

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It's importance can't be overstated and, for the most part, still suffers from the preoccupation ... Some were so worn out and starved from the siege they never returned to battle, a portion did, however by the fall of 1863, Union fortunes in the west ...

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Below is a list of interesting facts about this major American Civil War battle including why this battle was so important, who the Generals were, and how the ...