• 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?

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.