DUPONT, Samuel Francis: Statue in Rockford Park in Wilmington, Delaware
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This is the statue that was originally in DuPont Circle in D.C. It's now located at the entrance to Rockford Park in Wilmington, Delaware. It was removed from Dupont circle & replaced by the fountain in 1920.
SAMUEL FRANCIS DU PONT MDCCCII - MDCCCLXV REAR ADMIRAL UNITED STATES NAVY THIS STATUE WAS ERECTED BY THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES IN RECOGNITION OF HIS DISTINGUISHED SERVICES ORIGINALLY PLACED IN DU PONT CIRCLE WASHINGTON D.C. IT WAS REMOVED TO THIS SITE A.D. MCMXX