• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Henry D. Washburn

Col. Henry D. Washburn, bronze relief port

Col. Henry D. Washburn, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Col. Henry D. Washburn

Cost: $275 for bronze

by Federal Government

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: May 1915

Location: South Loop,
Union Avenue 100 yards south of railroad

Did You Know?

USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.