Near Milner in Lamar County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
At the time this marker was erected the graves were marked with plain rocks for head and foot stones, but the Willie Hunt Smith Chapter No. 49 of the United Daughters of the Confederacy had undertaken to identify and mark each grave.
Erected 1955 by Georgia Historic Commission. (Marker Number 085-5.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 33° 7.082′ N, 84° 10.635′ W. Marker is near Milner, Georgia, in Lamar County. Marker is on Lawrence Road 0 miles south of Liberty Hill Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milner GA 30257, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Confederate Hospital (approx. 1.1 miles away); Federals at Barnesville (approx. 3.9 miles away); Gachet Home Confederate Hospital (approx. 4˝ miles away); Confederate Hospitals (approx. 4.6 miles away); Lamar County (approx. 4.7 miles away); Barnesville Blues (approx. 4.7 miles away); Roosevelt’s Barnesville Speech (approx. 5 miles away).
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 27, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,031 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 27, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 9, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.