• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Colonel Claudius C. Wilson

Col. C.C. Wilson

Colonel Claudius C. Wilson

NPS Image

C.C. Wilson, Col.
Cost: $275 for bronze, by Federal Government
Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson
Erected: August 1915
Location: South Confederate Avenue, East of Halls Ferry Road

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.