• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Maj. William W. Martin

Major William W. Martin, bronze relief portrait

Major William W. Martin, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $300 for the bronze,
by his family

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: December 1911

Location: Confederate Avenue,
375 yards west of Graveyard Road.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.