Maj. Gen. Frederick Steele
Cost: Donated by James H. Procter,
Anne E. Rice and Emily P. Mandell
Sculptor: Frank E. Elwell
Erected: November 1912
Location: North Union Avenue,
Did You Know?
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.