Fitzgerald in Ben Hill County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Gen. Bush's Home
Active until a few weeks before his death at 107, Gen. Bush attended all UCV reunions and danced at public functions.
Erected 1954 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 009-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
Location. 31° 43.162′ N, 83° 15.703′ W. Marker is in Fitzgerald, Georgia, in Ben Hill County. Marker is on West Suwanee Street 0 miles west of North Gordon Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 608 West Suwanee Street, Fitzgerald GA 31750, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dedicated to the Veterans of 1898 - 1902 (approx. half a mile away); Fitzgerald (approx. 0.6 miles away); Jefferson Davis Memorial State Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Baptist Church Bell (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ben Hill County (approx. ¾ mile away); Irwinville (approx. 8.2 miles away); Jefferson Davis (approx. 8.3 miles away); a different marker also named Jefferson Davis (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fitzgerald.
More about this marker. The marker stands in the yard of a private residence.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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