• 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?

On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."