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Near Hillsboro in Lawrence County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Home of Gen. Joe Wheeler

 
 
Home of Gen. Joe Wheeler Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, September 6, 2014
1. Home of Gen. Joe Wheeler Marker
Inscription. The record of his service shines in letters of living light in the annals of his country's history.
 
Erected 1930 by P.T.A. and Schools of Lawrence County.
 
Location. 34° 39.141′ N, 87° 15.032′ W. Marker is near Hillsboro, Alabama, in Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of Alternate U.S. 72 and County Road 377, on the right when traveling east on U.S. 72Alternate . Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12280 Alabama Highway 20, Hillsboro AL 35643, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Home of Gen. Joseph Wheeler (a few steps from this marker); Home of Annie Wheeler (within shouting distance of this marker); McMahon House (approx. 3.4 miles away); Courtland Cemetery (approx. 3.4 miles away); Early Roads / One of the South's First Railroads 1832 (approx. 3.5 miles away); American Legion - Post 58 (approx. 3.5 miles away); Courtland's Early Architecture (approx. 3.5 miles away); The Red Rovers / Red Rovers Roster (approx. 3.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  The Friends of the Joe Wheeler Home Foundation. (Submitted on September 7, 2014.)
 
Categories. War, Spanish-AmericanWar, US Civil
 
Home of Gen. Joe Wheeler Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, September 6, 2014
2. Home of Gen. Joe Wheeler Marker
Home of Gen. Joe Wheeler Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, September 6, 2014
3. Home of Gen. Joe Wheeler Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 352 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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