Union Avenue Road Closure - Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Union Avenue will be closed to all activities (walking, biking, jogging, and vehicle tours) between the Memorial Arch and Pemberton Avenue beginning at 6:30 a.m., and remained closed until hazardous tree removal work in the area is completed.
Brig. Gen. Edward D. Tracy
Cost: $555 for bronze,
by Federal Government
Sculptor: Solon H. Borghlum
Erected: March 1913
Location: South Loop, Confederate Avenue 100 yards south of Alabama State Memorial
Did You Know?
In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.