• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Confederate Colonel Francis M Cockrell

Cost: Donations

Sculptor: Newman

Erected: 1915

Location: Confederate Avenue, 75 yards west of Stockade Redan

Confederate Colonel Francis M. Cockrell
Col. Francis M. Cockrell
NPS Photo

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park was the last of the first five National Military Parks established by the Congress of the United States during the last quarter of the 19th century.