• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Charles R. Woods

Col. Charles R. Woods, bronze bust

Col. Charles R. Woods, bronze bust

NPS image

Col. Charles R. Woods,

Cost: $750 for bronze,
$210 pedestal

by Federal Government

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: Date Unknown

Location: North Union Avenue,
100 yards east of Cairo Museum

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."