• View from Battery DeGolyer


    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

Confederate Colonel Allen Thomas
Col. Allen Thomas
NPS Photo

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.