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    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

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    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

Brig. Gen. Edward D. Tracy, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. Edward D. Tracy, bronze bust

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Cost: $555 for bronze,

$181.67 pedestal

by Federal Government

Sculptor: Solon H. Borghlum

Erected: March 1913

Location: South Loop, Confederate Avenue 100 yards south of Alabama State Memorial

 
Brig. Gen. Edward D. Tracy, bronze tablet
Brig. Gen. Edward D. Tracy, bronze tablet
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Did You Know?

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.