Jacksonville in Calhoun County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
10th Alabama Volunteers
Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Officers at regiment’s organization June 4, 1861 at Montgomery, Alabama;
Colonel John H. Forney Jacksonville
Lt. Col. James B. Martin Jacksonville
Major Taul Bradford Talladega
Co. Captain County
A John H. Caldwell St. Clair
B Alburto Martin Jefferson
C Rufus W. Cobb Shelby
D Franklin Woodruff Calhoun
E John J. Woodward Talladega
F James D. Truss St. Clair
G William Henry Forney Calhoun
H Woodford R. Hanna Calhoun
I Abner A. Hughes DeKalb
K J. C. McKenzie Talladega
Among officers of regiment killed in action: Col. John J. Woodward; Lt. Cols. James B. Martin and James E. Shelly, Captains Pickens W. Black, George P. Brown, Henry N. Coleman, Walter Cook, Robert W. Cowan, William Lee, Richard C. Ragan, George C. Whatley.
Disbanded at Appomattox, Va., April, 1865, by order of General Robert E. Lee.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1865.
Location. 33° 48.82′ N, 85° 45.701′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Alabama, in Calhoun County. Marker is on Public Square West (State Highway 21) south of Clinton Street Southwest, on the left when traveling south. Marker located on the west side of Town Square. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksonville AL 36265, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Forney’s Corner (a few steps from this marker); John Tyler Morgan (a few steps from this marker); Jacksonville (within shouting distance of this marker); Downtown Jacksonville Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); John Horace Forney (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Indian Trading Post (within shouting distance of this marker); William Henry Forney (within shouting distance of this marker); The First National Bank of Jacksonville (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonville.
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