A Missouri Family in the Civil War May 22, 1863 charge at Vicksburg, from National Parks Service web site.

A Missouri Family in the Civil War

The story of Jonathan Russell Bing, Union Army and Navy
and his wife's two brothers:
Anderson Best Smith, Confederate Army
Thomas Hart Benton Smith, Confederate Army
and their first cousin:
Issac Vincent Smith, Confederate Army

Web Pages for Phase I

  1. Table of Contents (for entire project)
  2. Main Map of South Central United States
  3. Bing Joins the Union Army
  4. Federal Uniforms and Equipment
  5. Bloodbath at Chickasaw Bluffs