• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    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?

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.