Atlanta in DeKalb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Maney's Div. in the Battle of Atlanta
Maney’s four brigades were deployed in this area. Moving N., they assaulted the Federal front in concert with Cleburne’s flank & rear attack with three brigades – an action that swept an entire Federal division from its intrenched line, northward to Leggett’s Hill.
Erected 1984 by Geogria Historic Marker. (Marker Number 044-63.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 44.216′ N, 84° 20.819′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in DeKalb County. Marker is on Pendleton Street 0.1 miles east of Brownwood Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30316, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cleburne Outflanked Left Wing, 17th A.C. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cleburne's & Maney's Divs. Cleburne's Div. in the Federal Rear (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wheeler's Cav. Intrenched (approx. 0.6 miles away); Leggett's Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Historic Ground --1864 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Death of McPherson (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fuller's Div.16th A.C. (approx. 0.6 miles away but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 18, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,267 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 18, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.