• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

General John Forney

General John Forney
General John Forney
NPS Image
 

John H. Forney, Maj. Gen.

Cost: Several donations

Sculptor: Steffen Thomas

Erected: July 19, 1951

Location: Confederate Avenue,

250 yards north of Mississippi State Memorial

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.