• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Confederate Colonel Allen Thomas

Allen Thomas, Col.

Cost: Donated by the state of Louisiana

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: 1919

Location: Confederate Avenue,

150 yards west of Graveyard Road
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Confederate Colonel Allen Thomas
Col. Allen Thomas
NPS Photo

Did You Know?

Graves in Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery is the largest internment of Civil War dead in the nation. It is the burial place for nearly 17,000 Union soldiers.