• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brigadier General Matthew D. Ector

Brig. Gen. Matthew D. Ector, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. Matthew D. Ector, bronze bust

NPS Image

Cost (by Federal Government): $650 bronze
Sculptor: Anton Schaaf
Erected: March 1915
Location: Melborne Place, east of Texas Memorial

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.