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Spanish Fort in Baldwin County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Ft. McDermott Confederate Memorial Park

 
 
Ft. McDermott Confederate Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 14, 2017
1. Ft. McDermott Confederate Memorial Park Marker
Inscription. Dedicated to the men of the Confederate States of America who valiantly fought for our American liberties, "Governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed... whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to institute new government and that we are and of right ought to be free and independent states."

Raphael Semmes Camp 11
Sons of Confederate Veterans


"Greater love than this no man hath
that a man lay down his life for his friends."

April – Anno Domini 2015 – Sesquicentennial of the
Confederate States of America & the Battle of Spanish Fort

 
Erected 2015 by Raphael Semmes Camp 11 Sons of Confederate Veterans.
 
Location. 30° 40.284′ N, 87° 54.895′ W. Marker is in Spanish Fort, Alabama, in Baldwin County. Marker is on Spanish Main Street south of Cannonade Boulevard, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 119 Spanish Main Street, Spanish Fort AL 36527, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort McDermott (here, next to this marker);
Marker can be seen the Fort McDermott marker & the flag of the Confederacy. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 14, 2017
2. Marker can be seen the Fort McDermott marker & the flag of the Confederacy.
a different marker also named Fort McDermott (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Drive (approx. 0.2 miles away); Albert Carey Danner (approx. ¼ mile away); Spanish Fort (approx. ¼ mile away); Caisson Trace (approx. ¼ mile away); Confederate Main Line of Resistance (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Redoubt No. 3 / Gibson’s Brigade (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spanish Fort.
 
Also see . . .  Fort wiki on Fort McDermott. (Submitted on January 18, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Additional keywords. Redoubt 2, Ft. McDermett
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWar, US Civil
 
View of Ft. McDermott Confederate Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 14, 2017
3. View of Ft. McDermott Confederate Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 18, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 204 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 18, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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