• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brigadier General States Rights Gist

General States Rights Gist
General States Rights Gist
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States Rights Gist, Brig. Gen.

Cost: $575 for bronze, $208.91 pedestal

by Federal Government

Sculptor: George T. Brewster

Erected: 1915

Location: South Confederate Avenue,

near Vicksburg High School

Did You Know?

Graves in Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery is the largest internment of Civil War dead in the nation. It is the burial place for nearly 17,000 Union soldiers.