Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Battle of Ezra Ch.
Gen. J. C. Brown’s Div.
Brown’s brigades, L. to R., were Brantly’s, Sharp’s & Johnston’s, Manigault’s in reserve. Brantly’s Mississippians carried the log barricades of the 83d Indiana (Lightburn’s brigade) but were swept back by a counter-assault. A 2d attempt was made on the same ground by Walthall’s Div. (Stewart’s Corps), but with like results.
Erected 1958 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 060-149B.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 45.3′ N, 84° 26.859′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is on Waterbury Drive 0.1 miles west of Anderson Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1821 Waterbury Drive, Atlanta GA 30314, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Battle of Ezra Ch. (approx. ¼ The Siege Lifted (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lick Skillet Road (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Ezra Ch. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Battle of Ezra Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Federal Salient (was approx. half a mile away but has been reported missing. ); Clayton's Div., Lee's A.C. (approx. half a mile away); Battlefield of Ezra Church (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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