• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Isaac F. Shepard,

Col. Isaac F. Shepard, bronze relief portrait

Col. Isaac F. Shepard, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $200 for bronze

by Federal Government

Sculptor: R. Hinton Perry

Erected: May 1916

Location: Grant Avenue,
100 yards west of Kansas State Memorial

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.