• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn

Brig. Gen. Cadwallader C. Washburn

Cost: $2,148 for bronze

by Federal Government

Sculptor: George T. Brewster

Erected: 1919

Location: Grant Avenue
and intersection with Sherman Circle

 
Brig. Gen. Cadwallader Washburn, bronze plaque
Brig. Gen. Cadwallader Washburn, bronze headquarters plaque
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Brig. Gen. Cadwallader Washburn, bronze statue
Brig. Gen. Cadwallader Washburn, bronze statue
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Brig. Gen. Cadwallader Washburn, bronze plaque
Brig. Gen. Cadwallader Washburn, bronze plaque
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

President Abraham Lincoln, in speaking of Vicksburg's importance, is reputed to have stated early during the Civil War, "See what a lot of land these fellows hold, of which Vicksburg is the key, the war can never be brought to a close until that key is in our pocket."