noun. a town in western Mississippi on bluffs above the Mississippi River to the west of Jackson; focus of an important campaign during the American Civil War as the Union fought to control the Mississippi River and so to cut the Confederacy into two halves.
- Magnolia State
Words that Rhyme with Vicksburg
noun. a decisive battle in the American Civil War (1863); after being besieged for nearly seven weeks the Confederates surrendered.
- United States Civil War
- War between the States
- American Civil War