Andersonville in Macon County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
here in Camp Sumpter
from March 1864
to April 1865
this monument is
Erected 1901 by State of Ohio.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1864.
Location. 32° 11.755′ N, 84° 7.756′ W. Marker is in Andersonville, Georgia, in Macon County. Marker is at the intersection of Prison Site Road and Cemetery Road, on the left when traveling south on Prison Site Road. Monument is grouped with other monuments in the northwest corner of the former prison stockade, inside the Andersonville National Historic Site. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Andersonville GA 31711, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tennessee (a few steps from this marker); Massachusetts (within shouting distance of this marker); Michigan (within shouting distance of this marker); National Woman's Relief Corps Tribute (within shouting Gettysburg Address (within shouting distance of this marker); Rhode Island (within shouting distance of this marker); Patriotic Work of the National Woman's Relief Corps (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Father Peter Whelan (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Andersonville.
Also see . . .
1. Andersonville National Historic Site. National Park Service site. (Submitted on October 6, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Andersonville Prison. A resource page detailing the history of Andersonville Prison. (Submitted on October 6, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 25, 2017. It was originally submitted on October 6, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 863 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 6, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 7. submitted on October 1, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.