• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Major General Samuel G. French

Confederate Major General Samuel G. French
General Samuel French
NPS Image

Samuel G. French, Maj. Gen.

Cost: $570 bronze, $208.91 pedestal

by Federal Government

Sculptor: R. Hinton Perry

Erected: April 1914

Location: North Frontage Road,

200 yards west of South Confederate Avenue

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park was the last of the first five National Military Parks established by the Congress of the United States during the last quarter of the 19th century.