• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Lt. Col. Pembroke Senteny

Lt. Col. Pembroke S. Senteny, bronze relief portrait

Lt. Col. Pembroke S. Senteny, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $270 for bronze,

by E.J. Bomer
of Vicksburg

Erected: June 1920

Location: Third Louisiana Redan

Did You Know?

Old Douglas Headstone, Cedar Hill Cemetery

The 43d Mississippi Infantry's mascot, Douglas the Camel, remained with the regiment until Vicksburg where he was killed by Union sharpshooters. Douglas is honored with his own grave marker in Vicksburg's Cedar Hill Cemetery.