• 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?

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.