• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Edward Higgins

Col. Edward Higgins, bronze relief portrait

Col. Edward Higgins, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: Unknown,
by the state of Louisiana

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: 1915

Location: Louisiana Circle

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.