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Battle of Fort Blakely Monument

 
 
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By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
1. Battle of Fort Blakely Monument Marker
Inscription.  
Ill. 76th Vol. Inf.

In Memory
of our Heroes
Who Fell at
Fort Blakely, Ala.
April 9, 1865
——
2nd Brig. 2nd Div.
13th Army Corps.


William T. Duke • Micajah S. Moore • William Crimes • George H. Hopkins • George F. Tremain • Joseph Mailloux • Charles Perkins • Boardman H. Noble • James C. Endsley • Daniel C. Harrison • Chathan Osborne • Michael Kirchner • Harvey B. Longnecker • Eldrick Brounlette • Charles Coldwood Color Bearer • Oren Swan • Joel Lesco • Zedick Dean • Harlan B. Hunt • George W. King • Floyd Fuller • John Collins • David L. Button • Walter B. Bates • Dennis O'Brien • Samuel Daniel • Daniel J. Green • Jacob Obrecht • Henry B. Hussy Color Bearer
 
Erected 1892 by The Survivors of the Regiment.
 
Topics and series. This memorial monument is listed in these topic lists: Forts or CastlesWar, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the National Cemeteries series list.
 
Location. 30° 40.436′ N, 88° 
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By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
2. Battle of Fort Blakely Monument
3.818′ W. Marker is in Mobile, Alabama, in Mobile County. Memorial can be reached from Virginia Street 0.1 miles east of South Ann Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1202 Virginia Street, Mobile AL 36604, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Coffeeville Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Mobile Bay Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Mobile National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); CSS Alabama Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Crew of CSS H. L. Hunley Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Rest (approx. Ό mile away); Oakleigh (approx. half a mile away); Grace Lutheran Church (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mobile.
 
Regarding Battle of Fort Blakely Monument. This monument is for the 76th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment.
 
Also see . . .  Battle of Fort Blakely Wikipedia article. (Submitted on August 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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By Brandon Fletcher, July 8, 2011
3. Battle of Fort Blakely Monument Marker
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By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
4. Battle of Fort Blakely Monument (Rear)
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By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
5. Battle of Fort Blakely Monument (West Side)
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By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
6. Battle of Fort Blakely Monument (East Side)
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By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
7. Magnolia National Cemetery grave markers.
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8. Battle of Fort Blakely
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 521 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.   3. submitted on August 15, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.   4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on August 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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