• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Col J. J. Woods,

Col. J. J. Woods, bronze relief portrait

Col. J.J. Woods, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Col. Joseph J. Woods,

Cost: Donated by O.E. Woods, son;
$300 for bronze,
$92.30 granite pedestal

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: 1910

Location: Graveyard Road,
25 yards west of Union 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.