• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. George B. Cosby

Brig. Gen. George B. Cosby, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. George B. Cosby, bronze bust

NPS Image

Cost (by Federal Government): $622.50 bronze
Sculptor: Anton Schaaf
Erected: June 1915
Location: South Loop, Kentucky Avenue, between Union and Confederate Avenues

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."