• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Brigadier General Abraham Buford

General Abraham Buford
General Abraham Buford
NPS Image

Cost: $300, donated by Woodbury Granite Co.

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: November 21, 1911

Located: South Confederate Avenue, 250 yards south of All Saints School.

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."