Spanish Fort in Baldwin County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Union Siege Battery No. 21 / 3rd Brigade of Carr's Division
Battery No. 21
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Heroes • War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is April 8, 1865.
Location. 30° 41.363′ N, 87° 54.762′ W. Marker is in Spanish Fort, Alabama, in Baldwin County. Marker is on General Canby Loop, 0.2 miles north of General Canby Drive, on the right. Marker located in a residential area at the top of the General Canby Loop. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 226 General Canby Loop, Spanish Fort AL 36527, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Final Assault (approx. 0.2 miles away); The 8th Iowa Infantry (approx. 0.3 miles away); 1st Division, U.S. Colored Troops (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Redoubt No. 5 / Ector's Brigade (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Union First Parallel / Union Siege Battery No. 16 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Redoubt No. 4 / Holtzclaw's Brigade (approx. half a mile away); Site Of The Naval Battery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Red Fort (approx. 0.7 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.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 15, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 719 times since then and 62 times this year. Last updated on July 18, 2018, by Kirk Barrett of Point Clear, Alabama. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 15, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.