Milepost 78.3 – Battle of Raymond – This Civil War battle of the Vicksburg campaign in 1863 was fought nearby.
Milepost 259.7 – Tupelo National Battlefield – The 1864 battle took place one mile east on Miss. 6.
The Raymond Battlefield Park has a walking Trail with interpretive markers and cannon placement.
Commemorated in a park on Tupelo's West Main Street is the Battle of Tupelo - the last major engagement of the Civil War in...
Posted on January 22, 2018
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