• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. Wm. Vandever

Brig. Gen. William Vandever, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. William Vandever, bronze bust

NPS image

Brig. Gen. William Vandever,

Cost: $550 for bronze,
$208.91 pedestal

by Federal Government

Sculptor: George T. Brewster

Erected: February 1915

Location: Iowa Avenue

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.