Stone Mountain in DeKalb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Unknown Confederate Dead
Although Federal troops raided and burned part of this city, Confederate hospitals were not molested. Brave and gallant Confederate women rendered valuable aid in caring for soldiers in Confederate hospitals here and elsewhere.
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 044-42A.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 48.729′ N, 84° 10.263′ W. Marker is in Stone Mountain, Georgia, in DeKalb County. Marker is at the intersection of East Ponce de Leon Avenue and Silver Hill Road on East Ponce de Leon Avenue. Click for map. This marker is located at the main entrance to the Stone Mountain Cemetery and is between the two stone pillars. Marker is in this post office area: Stone Mountain GA 30087, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Garrard's Cavalry at Stone Mtn. Depot (within shouting Stone Mountain - Confederate Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Country Comes Before Me (approx. 1.6 miles away); The March to the Sea (approx. 1.8 miles away); Covered Bridge (approx. 2.2 miles away); Hightower (Etowah) Trail (approx. 2.7 miles away); Garrard's & Lightburn's to Stone Mountain (approx. 3.7 miles away); Browning's Courthouse (approx. 4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stone Mountain.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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