• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Thomas Kilby Smith

Col. Thomas Kilby Smith, bronze relief portrait

Col. Thomas Kilby Smith, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: Donated by sons

Sculptor: Louis Milione

Erected: 1912

Location: Graveyard road,
150 yards east of Stockade Redan

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park is one of the most heavily monumented parks in the world with over 1330 monuments, markers, tablets, and plaques. The beauty and artistry of its monumentation prompted one Civil War veteran to call Vicksburg National Military Park, "the art park of the world."