• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. John C. Moore

Brig. Gen. John C. Moore, bronze relief portrait

Brig. Gen. John C. Moore, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $275 for bronze,

by Federal Government

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: October 1911

Location: Confederate Avenue,
near Hebrew Cemetery

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.