Eden in Effingham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Sherman's Right Wing
Erected 1958 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 051-17.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society, and the Sherman’s March to the Sea series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1855.
Location. 32° 10.367′ N, 81° 23.393′ W. Marker is in Eden, Georgia, in Effingham County. Marker is Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eden GA 31307, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jencks Bridge (approx. 2.1 miles away); Sherman at Zion Church (approx. 2.9 miles away); Old River Road (approx. 3.3 miles away); a different marker also named Sherman's Right Wing (approx. 5.8 miles away); a different marker also named Old River Road (approx. 9.1 miles away); Sherman at Pooler (approx. 9.1 miles away); Boeing B-47 Stratojet (approx. 9.7 miles away); Ol' Buddy (approx. 9.7 miles away).
Also see . . . Sherman's March to the Sea. The wing was under Oliver O. Howard. Peter J. Osterhaus commanded the Fifteenth Corps, and Francis P. Blair Jr. commanded the Seventeenth Corps. (Submitted on October 3, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 3, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,355 times since then and 22 times this year. Last updated on March 31, 2021, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 3, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.