• 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?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.