Waycross in Ware County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Wildes Massacre
Erected 1958 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 148-6.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 31° 12.678′ N, 82° 21.306′ W. Marker is in Waycross, Georgia, in Ware County. Marker is at the intersection of Memorial Drive (Georgia Route 4) and Screven Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Memorial Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waycross GA 31501, 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. Methodism Came To Waycross (approx. 0.2 miles away); Senator Nicholas Ware (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ware County Georgia World War I Memorial Ware Court House (approx. ¼ mile away); Waycross Confederate Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Okefenokee Swamp (approx. 1.1 miles away); Vereen Bell Highway (approx. 7.7 miles away); General Blackshear's Military Road (approx. 9.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waycross.
Categories. • Wars, US Indian •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 28, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,201 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 28, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.