• 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?

The Union siege lines and Confederate defensive lines were marked during the first decade of the 20th century by many of the veterans who fought at Vicksburg, thus making Vicksburg National Military Park one of the most accurately marked military parks in the world.