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Near Baldwin in Banks County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Middle River Volunteers

 
 
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By David Seibert, March 2, 2011
1. Middle River Volunteers Marker
Inscription. This marker is a memorial to the Middle River Volunteers, March 4, 1862, who drilled on this road for service before entering Civil War.

Donated by descendants of these soldiers.

Dedicated 1980

Company Roster

Orig Capt Wm P Brown +
Combat Capt Jack Ragsdale

Lts John Lane + John E Roe
Wm L Martin + W J Sloan
D S Ragland

Sgts Jas L Acry Jas M Caudell
John C Allred Peter P Chapman
Robt F Ausburn Alvin D Hooper
Jas C Broom Chas H Lane
Hugh M Brown Wm A Segars

Cpls Wm B Allred Wm B Nations +
Wm M Blackburn Francis M Sewell +
Jas M Browning Nathaniel Ward +
R C Hardy Harrison Whitfield
Jas L Murray +
 
Erected 1980 by Descendants of the Middle River Volunteers.
 
Location. 34° 27.967′ N, 83° 27.883′ W. Marker is near Baldwin, Georgia, in Banks County. Marker is at the intersection of Georgia Route 105 and Carnes Circle, on the right when traveling east on State Route 105. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baldwin GA 30511, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Leatherwood Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away);
Middle River Volunteers Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 2, 2011
2. Middle River Volunteers Marker
“Hawkins Line” (approx. 4.2 miles away); Battle of Narrows (approx. 4.2 miles away); Indian Boundary (approx. 4.3 miles away); Indian War Trail (approx. 4.4 miles away); Hilliard Almond Wilbanks (approx. 4.4 miles away); Line Baptist Church (approx. 4.6 miles away); The Col. Robert Sink Memorial Trail (approx. 7.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Baldwin.
 
Regarding Middle River Volunteers. The Middle River Volunteers served with the Confederate Army of Tennessee.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Middle River Volunteers Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 2, 2011
3. Middle River Volunteers Marker
Looking east on Georgia Highway 105
Middle River Volunteers Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 2, 2011
4. Middle River Volunteers Marker
Carnes Circle is on the right
Middle River Volunteers Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 2, 2011
5. Middle River Volunteers Marker
The intersection of Georgia Highway 105, left, with Carnes Circle, right; the marker is in the distance.
 
 
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