Spanish Fort in Baldwin County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
The Final Assault
Erected 1984 by The Sons of Confederate Veterans - Raphael Semmes Camp.
Location. 30° 41.249′ N, 87° 54.687′ W. Marker is in Spanish Fort, Alabama, in Baldwin County. Marker is on Cora Slocomb Drive 0.3 miles north of General Canby Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24 Cora Slocomb Drive, Spanish Fort AL 36527, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Union Siege Battery No. 21 / 3rd Brigade of Carr's Division (approx. 0.2 miles away); The 8th Iowa Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate Redoubt No. 5 / Ector's Brigade (approx. ¼ mile away); The Union First Parallel / Union Siege Battery No. 16 Confederate Redoubt No. 4 / Holtzclaw's Brigade (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1st Division, U.S. Colored Troops (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site Of The Naval Battery (approx. half a mile away); Red Fort (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spanish Fort.
More about this marker. Over the last few years these markers have been repainted and repaired.
This marker was previously located on Navy Lane.
Also see . . . Encyclopedia of Alabama article on the Battle of Spanish Fort. (Submitted on January 15, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 287 times since then and 75 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 15, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.