• 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?

The state of Missouri contributed 27 Union units and 15 Confederate units to the Vicksburg campaign.