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|Descriptions, Articles and Various Accounts
|Description #1 - Description of the assault - Cpl. Theodore Wolbach, Company E
|Description of the assault by Cpl. Theodore Wolbach, Company E.
|Description #2 - Description of the assault - Pvt. Frank Mason, 42nd OVI
|Description of the assault as told by Pvt. Frank Mason, Company A, 42nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry.
|Description #3 - Description of the assault - National Park Service
|Brief description of the assault provided by U.S. National Park Service.
|Description #4 - Description of the assault - Grant
|Brief if not somewhat inadequate description of the assault written by Gen. Ulysses S. Grant in his personal memoirs.
|Description #5 - Description of the assault - Pemberton
|Interesting description of the assault from the perspective of Confederate General John Pemberton, in command of the defense of Vicksburg, written by his grandson John C. Pemberton III
|Description #6 - Description of the assault - Violet Snow
|Another interesting description of the assault by journalist Violet Snow, who references information from her great-great grandfather, William Davies, present at the assault as a private in the 95th Ohio Infantry.
|Description #7 - Description of the assault - Sherman
|A very brief description of the first assault on Vicksburg by Gen. William T. Sherman.
|Map #1 - Battlefield Map
|Good map from the National Park Service showing troop positions at the brigade level, including location of Col. Daniel Lindsey's 2nd Brigade with the 16th Ohio.
|Map #2 - Battlefield Map
|Map by Hal Jespersen showing good detail on troop positions during the first assault.
|Map #3 - Battlefield Map
|Interesting map and panorama of Vicksburg showing gunboats in river and Rebel fortifications.
|Photographs, Sketches and Images
|Image #1 - First Assault on Vicksburg
|Artists conception of Union troops attacking Rebel soldiers at the First Assault on Vicksburg by H. Charles McBarron, Jr.
|Images of the Union and Confederate officers commanding the forces at the first assault on Vicksburg, Mississippi, May 19, 1863