• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. W. W. Witherspoon

Col. W. W. Witherspoon, bronze relief portrait

Col. W. W. Witherspoon, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $ 225 for bronze,

by Federal Government

Sculptor: George E. Ganiere

Erected: May 1915

Location: Confederate Avenue
125 yards south of Tour Stop 11

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park was the last of the first five National Military Parks established by the Congress of the United States during the last quarter of the 19th century.