Brig. Gen. Marcellus M. Crocker
Marcellus M. Crocker, Brig. Gen.
Cost: $565 for bronze, $181.66 pedestal
by the Federal Government
Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson
Erected: March 1913
Location: Union Avenue,
Did You Know?
The 43d Mississippi Infantry's mascot, Douglas the Camel, remained with the regiment until Vicksburg where he was killed by Union sharpshooters. Douglas is honored with his own grave marker in Vicksburg's Cedar Hill Cemetery.