Vicksburg

geographical name Vicks·burg \ ˈviks-ˌbərg \

Definition of Vicksburg

city on the Mississippi River in western Mississippi population 23,856
Note: Vicksburg National Military Park includes the site of the siege of Vicksburg 1862–63 in the Civil War.

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