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Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigaultís Brigade

 
 
Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigaultís Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 10, 2010
1. Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigaultís Brigade Marker
Inscription.  On July 22, 1864, Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigaultís Brigade, Hindmanís Div., Cheathamís Corps, advancing eastward from the Atlanta fortifications against the Federal 15th Corps posted at DeGress Ave., halted in this ravine to reform their line, preparatory to the assault that resulted in breaking the Federal line and capturing DeGress Battery.

Erected by the Old Guard of Atlanta -- 1934 Dedicated by Camp Gordon S.C.V.
 
Erected 1934 by Old Guard of Atlanta.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans series list.
 
Location. 33° 45.383′ N, 84° 21.433′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is at the intersection of Waverly Way and Edgewood Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Waverly Way. The monument is down a flight of steps into Springvale Park from the sidewalk at the intersecton. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30307, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are
Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigaultís Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 10, 2010
2. Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigaultís Brigade Marker
within walking distance of this marker. Springvale Park (a few steps from this marker); Brownís & Claytonís Divs. (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Baker's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site: The Pope House (approx. ľ mile away); The Railroad Cut (approx. 0.3 miles away); Manigault's Brigade (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Troup Hurt House (approx. 0.4 miles away); The DeGress Battery (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
 
Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigaultís Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 10, 2010
3. Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigaultís Brigade Marker
Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigaultís Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 10, 2010
4. Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigaultís Brigade Marker
The path leads down into the ravine.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 23, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 952 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 23, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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