• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Jesse I. Alexander

Col. Jessie I. Alexander, bronze relief portrait

Col. Jesse I. Alexander

NPS Image

Jessie I. Alexander, Col.

Cost: $183 for bronze,

by Federal Government

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: June 11, 1918

Location: Union Avenue,
50 yards south of Minnesota State Memorial

Did You Know?

Confederate Headstones, Vicksburg National Cemetery

There are at least three known Confederates buried in Vicksburg National Cemetery, two of whom have graves designated by Confederate headstones.