• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

General Alvin P. Hovey

General Alvin P. Hovey
General Alvin P. Hovey
NPS Image
 

Alvin P. Hovey, Brig. Gen.

Cost: $575 for bronze, $220 pedestal,

by Federal Government

Sculptor: George T. Brewster

Erected: May 1915

Location: south loop Union Avenue,

Tour Stop 15

Did You Know?

Confederate Headstones, Vicksburg National Cemetery

There are at least three known Confederates buried in Vicksburg National Cemetery, two of whom have graves designated by Confederate headstones.