• 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?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park is one of the most heavily monumented parks in the world with over 1330 monuments, markers, tablets, and plaques. The beauty and artistry of its monumentation prompted one Civil War veteran to call Vicksburg National Military Park, "the art park of the world."