• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. A. J. Smith

Brig. Gen. Andrew J. Smith, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. Andrew J. Smith, bronze bust

NPS image

Cost: $1,500 for bronze,
$198 pedestal by Federal Government

Sculptor: Frank E. Elwell

Erected: September 1911

Location: south side of Clay Street,
opposite of Visitor Center

Did You Know?

USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.