• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. Evander McNair

Brig. Gen. Evander McNair, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. Evander McNair, bronze bust

NPS Image

Cost: $650 for bronze,

by Federal Government

Sculptor: Anton Schaaf

Erected: March 1915

Location: North Frontage Road,
50 yards west of South Confederate Avenue

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The Union siege lines and Confederate defensive lines were marked during the first decade of the 20th century by many of the veterans who fought at Vicksburg, thus making Vicksburg National Military Park one of the most accurately marked military parks in the world.