• 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?

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.