• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Robert Richardson

Col. Robert Richardson, bronze relief portrait

Col. Robert Richardson, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: Donated
by the state of Louisiana

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: 1911

Location: Confederate Avenue,
550 yards west of Graveyard Road

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The state of Missouri contributed 27 Union units and 15 Confederate units to the Vicksburg campaign.