Blakeley in Baldwin County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Confederate States of America
who served at Fort Blakeley
Mobile Bay District
United Daughters of the Confederacy
Bonnie Blue Flag
Charles S. Stewart
Electra Semmes Colston
Pvt. Gibeon J. Sullivan
Erected 2010 by United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 30° 44.557′ N, 87° 54.919′ W. Marker is in Blakeley, Alabama, in Baldwin County. Marker is on Washington Avenue south of Old Blakeley Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located in Historic Blakeley State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Spanish Fort AL 36527, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Blakeley (here, next to this marker); Ruins of the original Foundation of Baldwin County's First Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); The Battle of Fort Blakely Saluda Hill Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away); 173d Airborne Brigade (Sep) (approx. 1.2 miles away); Women's Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); 1st Division, U.S. Colored Troops (approx. 3.4 miles away); Union Siege Battery No. 21 / 3rd Brigade of Carr's Division (approx. 3.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Blakeley.
Also see . . . Historic Blakely State Park. Scene of Last Major Battle of The Civil War: Siege of Fort Blakeley, Alabama (Submitted on August 17, 2015.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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