• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Capt. Frederick E. Prime

Capt. Frederick Prime, bronze relief portrait

Capt. Frederick Prime, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $400 for bronze

by the Federal Government

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson
(original stolen 1971)

Gary Predit (current-replacement)

Erected: January 1911

Replaced: 1976

Location: Grant Avenue,
25 yards north of Rhode Island State Memorial

Did You Know?

Confederate Headstones, Vicksburg National Cemetery

There are at least three known Confederates buried in Vicksburg National Cemetery, two of whom have graves designated by Confederate headstones.