• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. W. H. Jackson

Brig. Gen. William H. Jackson, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. William H. Jackson, bronze bust

NPS Image

Cost: $570 for bronze,
$208.91 pedestal

by Federal Government

Sculptor: R. Hinton Perry

Erected: December 1913

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

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park is one of the most heavily monumented parks in the world with over 1330 monuments, markers, tablets, and plaques. The beauty and artistry of its monumentation prompted one Civil War veteran to call Vicksburg National Military Park, "the art park of the world."