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    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?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.