• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Confederate Major General John S. Bowen

Major General John S. Bowen Bust

Major General John S. Bowen Bust

NPS Photo

Cost (by Federal Government): $537 bust, $181.66 pedestal
Sculptor: Anton Schaaf
Location: Confederate Avenue, 250 yards west of Stockade Redan

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park is one of the most heavily monumented parks in the world with over 1330 monuments, markers, tablets, and plaques. The beauty and artistry of its monumentation prompted one Civil War veteran to call Vicksburg National Military Park, "the art park of the world."