• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Lionel A. Sheldon

Col. Lionel A. Sheldon, bronze relief portrait

Col. Lionel A. Sheldon, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $227.25 for bronze

by Federal Government

Sculptor: Victor S. Holm

Erected: June 1914

Location: South Loop, Union Avenue,
200 yards south of Iowa State Memorial

Did You Know?

Confederate Headstones, Vicksburg National Cemetery

There are at least three known Confederates buried in Vicksburg National Cemetery, two of whom have graves designated by Confederate headstones.