• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Lt. Col. John A. Rawlins

Lt. Col. John A. Rawlins, bronze relief portrait

Lt. Col. John A. Rawlins, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $400 for bronze

by Federal Government

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: December 1911

Location: Grant Avenue,
50 yards south of Massachusetts State Memorial

Did You Know?

USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.