• 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?

USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.