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Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Confederate Soldiers Plot

“Lest We Forget”

 
 
Confederate Soldiers Plot Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2012
1. Confederate Soldiers Plot Marker
Inscription.

"Resolved, that the petition of the Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association, asking a donation of land for the purpose of interring the Confederate Dead, be referred to the Committee on Cemetery, and that said committee have full power to act in the premises agreed to."
1867 Minutes of City Council
Frank Ryan, Clerk
The committee gave them the ground now marked "Unknown."
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1866 Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association 1989

 
Erected 1974 by Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association.
 
Location. 33° 44.879′ N, 84° 22.358′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Click for map. Marker is in Oakland Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 248 Oakland Avenue SE, Atlanta GA 30312, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Slave Square (a few steps from this marker); John Brown Gordon (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Noel d'Alvigny (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Charles d'Alvigny (a few steps from this marker); Alfred Iverson, Jr. (a few steps
Confederate Soldiers Plot Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2012
2. Confederate Soldiers Plot Marker
from this marker); Clement Anselm Evans (within shouting distance of this marker); Moses W. Formwalt (within shouting distance of this marker); Our Confederate Dead (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Atlanta.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of the Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association, 1866-1946 (book). (Submitted on April 27, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. "A Look Back" - July 6, 1931. (Submitted on April 27, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Historic Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta. (Submitted on April 27, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesCharity & Public WorkPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2012
3. Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association Marker
Confederate Soldiers Plot Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2012
4. Confederate Soldiers Plot Marker
Erected in memory of our Confederate Soldiers
Dedicated April 26, 1950
Confederate Soldiers Plot and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2012
5. Confederate Soldiers Plot and Markers
Confederate Soldiers Plot Markers & Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2012
6. Confederate Soldiers Plot Markers & Monument
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 431 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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