• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Donations

Vicksburg National Military Park works closely with the Friends of Vicksburg National Military Park and Campaign to accept donations towards park projects and activities including historic tablet replacement and monument cleaning and preservation. For further information on how your contribution can help in preserving this significant resource, please check the Friends website at:

Friends of Vicksburg National Military Park and Campaign

 
Tablet Replacement Dedication - October 2008
Tablet Replacement Dedication - October 2008
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Lt. General John C. Pemberton Statue Preservation
Lt. General John C. Pemberton Statue Preservation
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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.