• 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?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.