• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Colonel John B. Sanborn

Colonel John B. Sanborn
Colonel John B. Sanborn
NPS Image
 

John. B. Sanborn, Col.

Cost: $615 for bronze

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: October 1914

Location: Union Avenue,

opposite of Minnesota State Memorial

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."