• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Randal McGavock

Col. Randal W. McGavock, bronze relief portrait

Col. Randal W. McGavock, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $250 for bronze,

by Federal Government

Sculptor: George T. Brewster

Erected: 1919

Location: Confederate Avenue,
200 yards east of Fort Hill

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."