• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Confederate Major General Martin L. Smith

Martin L. Smith, Maj. Gen.

Cost: $1500 for bronze,

$198 pedestal by Federal Government

Sculptor: H.H. Kitson

Erected: May 1911

Location: Confederate Avenue,

200 yards west of Stockade Redan

Major General Martin L. Smith
Maj. Gen. Martin L. Smith
NPS Photo

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."