Mississippi Frontier Forts Prior to 1902

Adams, Fort, Mississippi – At Loftus Heights, Mississippi River, in Wilkinson County.
Alibamo, Fort, Mississippi – On Yazoo River.

Bayou Fort, Mississippi – Jackson County; now town of that name.
Beauregard Camp, Mississippi – At Vicksburg.
Biloxi Fort, Mississippi – At the eastern extremity of Bay of Biloxi. (See Mississippi Forts)
Blythe Camp, Mississippi – Near Corinth.
Boomer Battery, Mississippi – At Vicksburg.
Brewer Camp Mississippi – At Birmingham.

Castle Battery, Mississippi – At Vicksburg.
Cat Island, Reservation, Mississippi.
Chapman Battery, Mississippi – At Corinth.
Chickasaw Bayou, Batteries at, Mississippi.
Chickasaw Fort, Mississippi – At Pontotoc.
Clark Fort, Mississippi – At Vicksburg.
Comstock Battery, Mississippi – At Vicksburg.
Corinth National Cemetery, Mississippi- At Corinth.
Crocker Battery, Mississippi – At Vicksburg.

Davis Jefferson Camp, Mississippi – At East Pascagoula.
Dog Island Reservation, Mississippi – In Gulf of Mexico.

Grand Gulf, Fortifications at, Mississippi.
Grant, Fort, Mississippi – Defense of Vicksburg.
Greenwood Fort, Mississippi – On Yazoo River, near the bend of the Tallahatchie.

Haines Bluff Camp at, Mississippi- Fourteen miles above Vicksburg.
Henry Patrick Camp, Mississippi – At Jackson.
Hickenlooper Battery, Mississippi – At Vicksburg.
Hill Battery, Mississippi- At Vicksburg.
Horn Island Reservation, Mississippi

Lawson, Camp, Mississippi – At Greenwood Island.
Loring Fort, Mississippi – Leflore Comity; now town of that name.

Madison Fort, Mississippi
Massachusetts Fort, Mississippi – On Ship Island.
Montgomery Fort, Mississippi
Moore Camp, Mississippi – Near Corinth.
Morgan Fort, Mississippi – At Davis Mills.

McPherson Fort, Mississippi – At Natchez.
McPherson General Hospital, Mississippi – At Vicksburg.

Natchez National Cemetery, Mississippi – At Natchez.
Natchez (1) Fort, Mississippi – Near Natchez. (See Mississippi Forts)
Natchez (2) Fort, Mississippi – On the Washita and Little Rivers.
Nogales Fort, Mississippi – On Mississippi River, at Walnut Hills.

Panmure Fort, Mississippi – At Natchez.
Patrick Henry Camp, Mississippi – At Jackson.
Pemberton Fort, Mississippi – Near Greenwood.
Pettus Camp, Mississippi – Near Enterprise.
Phillips Battery, Mississippi – At Corinth.
Powell Fort, Mississippi – Near Corinth.

Ransom Battery, Mississippi – At Vicksburg.
Rawlins Fort, Mississippi – At Vicksburg.
Richardson Fort, Mississippi – Near Corinth.
Robinette Fort, Mississippi – Near Corinth.
Rosalie Fort, Mississippi – At Natchez.
Round Island Reservation, Mississippi

St. Louis, Fort, Mississippi – Bay of Biloxi.
St. Peter Fort, Mississippi – On Yazoo River.
Satartia Fort at, Mississippi – On Yazoo River.
Sherman Battery, Mississippi – At Vicksburg.
Ship Island Fort on, Mississippi – Twelve miles from Biloxi; also called Fort Massachusetts.
Smith Battery, Mississippi – Near Vicksburg.
Stephens Fort, Mississippi – Lauderdale County.

Tamrath Battery, Mississippi – At Corinth
Thoulouse Fort, Mississippi – At head of Tombigbee River.
Twiggs Camp, Mississippi – At East Pascagoula.
Twiggs Fort, Mississippi – On Ship Island.

Vicksburg National Cemetery, Mississippi – At Vicksburg.
Vide-Poche Camp, Mississippi – Near Rocky Springs.

Walnut Hills Fort at, Mississippi – Fort Adams.
Williams Fort, Mississippi – Near Corinth.

Yazoo City Fort at Mississippi (See Mississippi Forts)

Forts, History,

War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Returns Division. List of Military Posts Etc. Established in the United States from its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time. Washington: Government Printing Office. 1902.

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