Supervisory Facility Operations Specialist
Contact: Monika Mayr, Superintendent, 601-619-2902
Contact: Jerrel Cooper, Facility Manager, 601-619-2909
Garry L. Lee has been promoted to the Supervisory Facility Operations Specialist position at the Vicksburg National Military Park. Garry will assume his new duties as the Assistant Chief of Maintenance effective March 31, 2008. Garry is a native of Vicksburg, graduate from Warren Central High School and has been an employee of the Vicksburg National Military Park for 18 years.
Did You Know?
Thomas O. Selfridge, captain of the USS Cairo, commanded three boats which sank during the war. Each began with the letter "C"-Cumberland, Cairo, and Conestoga. The coincidence was noted after the Conestoga sank, and Selfridge was assigned to the USS Osage, which survived to the end of the war.