• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. David Shunk

Col. David Shunk, bronze relief portrait

Col. David Shunk, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $227.25 for bronze

by Federal Government

Sculptor: Victor S. Holm

Erected: August 1915

Location: South Loop,
Union Avenue,
25 yards south of the railroad

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.