• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Simon G. Griffin

Col. Simon G. Griffin, bronze relief portrait

Col. Simon G. Griffin, bronze relief tablet

NPS image

Simon G. Griffin, Col.

Cost: $200 for bronze,

by Federal Government

Sculptor: Anton Schaaf

Erected: October 1915

Location: Grant Circle,
25 yards north of Massachusetts State Memorial

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The civilians of Vicksburg endured their first naval bombardment of the Civil War during the summer of 1862?