• 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?

The civilians of Vicksburg endured their first naval bombardment of the Civil War during the summer of 1862?