• 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?

USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.