• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. Thomas Welsh

Brig. Gen. Thomas Welsh, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. Thomas Welsh, bronze bust

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Brig. Gen. Thomas Welsh,

Cost: $570 for bronze,
$181.66 pedestal by Federal Government

Sculptor: R. Hinton Perry

Erected: February 12, 1913

Location: Grant Circle,
near Pennsylvania State Memorial

Brig. Gen. Thomas Welch, bronze plaque
Brig. Gen. Thomas Welsh, bronze plaque
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The Union siege lines and Confederate defensive lines were marked during the first decade of the 20th century by many of the veterans who fought at Vicksburg, thus making Vicksburg National Military Park one of the most accurately marked military parks in the world.