• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. B. H. Helm

Brig. Gen. Ben Hardin Helm, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. Ben Hardin Helm, bronze bust

NPS Image

Cost: $650 for bronze,

by Federal Government

Sculptor: Anton Schaaf

Erected: July 1914

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.