• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Major Robert B. Campbell

Maj. Robert S. Campbell, bronze relief portrait

Maj. Robert B. Campbell, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost (by Federal Government): $210 bronze, $250 pedestal
Sculptor: George T. Brewster
Erected: June 30, 1920
Materials: Rockport Granite Co. Sea Green granite
Location: 100 yards south of Mississippi Memorial

Did You Know?

Old Douglas Headstone, Cedar Hill Cemetery

The 43d Mississippi Infantry's mascot, Douglas the Camel, remained with the regiment until Vicksburg where he was killed by Union sharpshooters. Douglas is honored with his own grave marker in Vicksburg's Cedar Hill Cemetery.