• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Holden Putnam

Col. Holden Putnam, bronze relief portrait

Col. Holden Putnam, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $180 for bronze

by Federal Government

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: May 1919

Location: Union Avenue,
125 yards south of Pemberton Avenue

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.