• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. James R. Slack

Col. James R. Slack, bronze relief portrait

Col. James R. Slack, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: Donated by Adolph A. Weinman, Sculptor

Erected: January 17, 1912

Location: South Loop,
Union Avenue, north of Tour Stop 15

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park was the last of the first five National Military Parks established by the Congress of the United States during the last quarter of the 19th century.