Macon in Jones County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The 15th Corps
Next morning, Hazen moved past Woods towards Irwinton. Walcutt’s brigade of Woods’ division, on the extreme right, was attacked near Griswoldville (4 miles S) by a division of Georgia Militia. Walcutt was wounded and both forces suffered severe casualties.
Erected 1957 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 084-19.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the Sherman’s March to the Sea marker series.
Location. 32° 55.828′ N, 83° 30.112′ W. Marker is in Macon, Georgia, in Jones County. Marker is at the intersection of Georgia Route 49 and Pitts Chapel Road, on the right when traveling north on State Route 49. Touch for map Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pitts Chapel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Garrison Road (was approx. 3.4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Griswoldville (approx. 4.2 miles away); a different marker also named Griswoldville (approx. 4.2 miles away); Battle of Griswoldville The Deployment and Assaults (approx. 4.6 miles away); The Cavalry Skirmish (approx. 4.7 miles away); Battle of Griswoldville (approx. 4.9 miles away); Battle of Griswoldville: (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Macon.
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