• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Eugene Erwin

Col. Eugene Erwin, bronze relief portrait

Col. Eugene Erwin, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $190 bronze,
$180 Pedestal

by Federal Government

Sculptor: George T. Brewster

Erected: 1916

Located: Third Louisiana Redan,
tour stop 3

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."