• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. Giles A. Smith

Brig. Gen. Giles A. Smith, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. Giles A. Smith, bronze bust

NPS Image

Cost: $535 for bronze,
$220 pedestal

by Federal Government

Sculptor: Solon H. Borghlum

Erected: November 1913

Location: Union Avenue,
400 yards south of Graveyard Road

Did You Know?

Graves in Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery is the largest internment of Civil War dead in the nation. It is the burial place for nearly 17,000 Union soldiers.