Named for the city of Jackson, MS

Downtown Jackson, MS
Jackson, MS

Jackson is the capital of the State of Mississippi. Located south of the Yazoo River, it is considered to be the southern border of the Mississippi Delta. Jackson is the most populous city in Mississippi.

Jackson, Mississippi, the namesake of LCS 6, was named for General Andrew Jackson, the seventh President of the United States, in recognition of his victory in the Battle of New Orleans.

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