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    National Military Park Mississippi

Brigadier General Francis Shoup

Brigadier General Francis Shoup
General Francis Shoup
NPS Image

Francis A. Shoup, Brig. Gen.

Cost: $300 for bronze,

by state of Louisiana

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: July 1910

Location: Confederate Avenue,

150 yards west of Graveyard Road

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."