• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. Samuel B. Maxey

Brig. Gen. Samuel B. Maxey, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. Samuel B. Maxey, bronze bust

NPS Image

Cost: $615 for bronze,

by Federal Government

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: July 1915

Location: North Frontage Road,
150 yards west of South Confederate Avenue

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.