Columbus in Muscogee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Dedicated to the American Revolutionary War Infantryman
America's First Soldier
courage and sacrifice
from colonial rule
1775 ~~ 1783
The 13 Original Colonies
Officers and Soldiers,
that you are free men
fighting for the
blessings of liberty"
—General George Washington
August 23, 1776
Erected by Coweta Falls Chapter * Georgia Society * Sons of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 32° 23.262′ N, 84° 57.276′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker can be reached from Legacy Way east of South Lumpkin Road. Touch for map. Located near the parade ground behind the National Infantry Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1775 Legacy Way, Columbus GA 31903, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other Specialist Ross A. McGinnis (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Infantryman (about 700 feet away); 32nd Infantry Regiment Memorial (about 800 feet away); 503d Infantry Regiment (Airborne) Memorial (about 800 feet away); Tropic Lightning Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); POW ✯ MIA Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); 87th Infantry Division Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); 96th Infantry Division Deadeyes Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 4, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 4, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 4, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.