• 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?

USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.