• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. William Wade

Col. William Wade, bronze relief portrait

Col. William Wade, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $300 for bronze,

by Missouri Red Granite Co.

Sculptor: Frank E. Elwell

Erected: 1911

Location: Confederate Avenue,
275 yards west of Stockade Redan

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The Union siege lines and Confederate defensive lines were marked during the first decade of the 20th century by many of the veterans who fought at Vicksburg, thus making Vicksburg National Military Park one of the most accurately marked military parks in the world.