• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brigadier General Marcellus A. Stovall

General Marcellus Stovall
General Marcellus Stovall
NPS Image
 

Marcellus A. Stovall, Brig. Gen.

Cost: $615 for bronze,

by Federal Government

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: August 1915

Location: South Confederate Avenue,

east of Halls Ferry Road

Did You Know?

Old Douglas Headstone, Cedar Hill Cemetery

The 43d Mississippi Infantry's mascot, Douglas the Camel, remained with the regiment until Vicksburg where he was killed by Union sharpshooters. Douglas is honored with his own grave marker in Vicksburg's Cedar Hill Cemetery.