• 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?

In 1903, Massachusetts was the first state to erect a memorial to its soldiers who served during the Vicksburg campaign on the grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park.