• 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?

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."