2015 - Vicksburg Natchez - 1000Places
So Grant ordered Union troops to barricade the city and begin lobbing shells into the town from 172 cannons like these that encircled the city for 14 miles, firing day and night...for 47 days!

So Grant ordered Union troops to barricade the city and begin lobbing shells into the town from 172 cannons like these that encircled the city for 14 miles, firing day and night...for 47 days!