• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. J. W. Whitfield

Brig. Gen. John W. Whitfield, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. John W. Whitfield, bronze bust

NPS Image

Cost: Unknown

Erected: 1917

Location: North Frontage Road
at junction of Washington Street

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.