• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Maj. Gen. John C. Breckinridge

Maj. Gen. John C. Breckinridge, bronze bust

Maj. Gen. John C. Breckinridge Bust

NPS Image

Cost (by Federal Government): $565 bust, $208.91 pedestal
Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson
Erected: 1913
Location: South Loop, Kentucky Avenue, between Union and Confederate Avenues.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.