• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Lt. Col. S. H. Griffin

Lt. Col. S. H. Griffin, bronze relief portrait

Lt. Col. S. H. Griffin, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $270 bronze

by the state of Louisiana

Sculptor: George T. Brewster

Erected: July 11, 1919

Located: Confederate Avenue
600 west of Graveyard Road

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.