Mobile in Mobile County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Battle of Fort Blakely Monument
of our Heroes
Who Fell at
Fort Blakely, Ala.
April 9, 1865
2nd Brig. 2nd Div.
13th Army Corps.
William T. Duke • Micajah S. Moore • William Crimes • George H. Hopkins • George F. Tremain • Joseph Mailloux • Charles Perkins • Boardman H. Noble • James C. Endsley • Daniel C. Harrison • Chathan Osborne • Michael Kirchner • Harvey B. Longnecker • Eldrick Brounlette • Charles Coldwood Color Bearer • Oren Swan • Joel Lesco • Zedick Dean • Harlan B. Hunt • George W. King • Floyd Fuller • John Collins • David L. Button • Walter B. Bates • Dennis O'Brien • Samuel Daniel • Daniel J. Green • Jacob Obrecht • Henry B. Hussy Color Bearer
Erected 1892 by The Survivors of the Regiment.
Location. 30° 40.436′ N, 88° 3.818′ W. Marker is in Mobile, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker can be reached from Virginia Street 0.1 miles east of South Ann Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1202 Virginia Street, Mobile AL 36604, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Coffeeville Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Mobile Bay Memorial Mobile National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); CSS Alabama Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Hunley Memorial in Magnolia National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Rest (approx. ¼ mile away); Oakleigh (approx. half a mile away); W.H. Council Traditional School (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mobile.
Regarding Battle of Fort Blakely Monument. This monument is for the 76th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment.
Also see . . . Battle of Fort Blakely Wikipedia article. (Submitted on August 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, US Civil •
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