• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brigadier General Thomas H. Taylor

General Thomas H. Taylor
Brig. Gen. Thomas H. Taylor
NPS Image
 

Cost: $570 for bronze by Federal Government

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: August 1915

Location: Mission 66 (old section of South Confederate Avenue), across the street from the Chamber of Commerce building

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.