• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Maj. Alexander Yates

Maj. Alexander Yates, bronze relief portrait

Maj. Alexander Yates, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: Bronze donated by nephew Alexander Yates; pedestal
by the Federal Government

Sculptor: George T. Brewster

Erected: October 1917

Location: Graveyard Road, northwest of Stockade Redan

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The state of Missouri contributed 27 Union units and 15 Confederate units to the Vicksburg campaign.