Eden in Effingham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Sherman's Right Wing
Erected 1958 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 015-17.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the Shermans March to the Sea marker series.
Location. 32° 10.367′ N, 81° 23.393′ W. Marker is in Eden, Georgia, in Effingham County. Marker is at the intersection of Louisville Road (U.S. 80) and Fox Bow Drive, on the right when traveling east on Louisville Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eden GA 31307, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jencks Bridge ( approx. 2.1 miles away); Sherman at Zion Church ( approx. 2.9 miles away); Old River Road ( approx. 3.3 miles away); a different marker also named Sherman's Right Wing ( approx. 5.8 miles away); a different marker also named Old River Road ( approx. 9.1 miles away); Sherman at Pooler ( approx. 9.1 miles away); Boeing B-47 Stratojet ( approx. 9.7 miles away); Ol' Buddy ( approx. 9.7 miles away).
Also see . . . Sherman's March to the Sea. The wing was under Oliver O. Howard. Peter J. Osterhaus commanded the Fifteenth Corps, and Francis P. Blair Jr. commanded the Seventeenth Corps. (Submitted on October 3, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 3, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,193 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 3, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.