• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    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?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.