Atlanta in DeKalb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Death of General Walker
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 044-51.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 44.405′ N, 84° 19.623′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in DeKalb County. Marker is at the intersection of Glenwood Avenue (Georgia Route 260) and Wilkenson Dr SE, on the right when traveling west on Glenwood Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30316, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Terry's Mill Pond (within Bate's Div. at Terry's Mill Pond (within shouting distance of this marker); Bate’s Battle Line (was approx. half a mile away but has been reported missing. ); Battle of Atlanta Began Here (approx. 0.6 miles away); An Unexpected Clash (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mersy’s Brigade (approx. 0.7 miles away); Death of McPherson (approx. 0.9 miles away); Historic Ground --1864 (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
More about this marker. The text is courtesy of Carl Vinson Institute of Government website.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,985 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 1, 2011, by Michael Dover of Ellerslie, Georgia. 2. submitted on July 26, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. 3, 4. submitted on January 1, 2011, by Michael Dover of Ellerslie, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.