How many people died in the battle at Vicksburg?
It is estimated that 1,611 soldiers died during the Siege of Vicksburg, also known as the Battle of Vicksburg. Thousands more were wounded.
It is generally agreed that over 3,000 Confederate soldiers died or were wounded during the Battle of Vicksburg in May to July of 1863, with under 1,000 killed and just over 2,000 wounded. The total Confederate losses for the battle should include the more than 29,000 soldiers who surrendered at its conclusion, although many of these would be paroled and continue the fight in later campaigns.