Dalton in Whitfield County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
African-American Soldiers in Combat
Erected 2010 by Georgia Historical Society, Georgia Battlefields Association, and Georgia Department of Economic Development. (Marker Number 155-3.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 46.318′ N, 84° 57.83′ W. Marker is in Dalton, Georgia, in Whitfield County. Marker is on Fort Hill Circle 0.1 miles east of North Spencer Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is in just off
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Western and Atlantic Railroad Depot (approx. 0.2 miles away); Joseph E. Johnston Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Tristam Dalton (approx. 0.3 miles away); General Cleburne’s Proposal to Arm Slaves (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Huff House (approx. 0.4 miles away); George Whitefield (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Blunt House (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dalton.
Also see . . .
1. 14th USCT. The University of North Carolina collection on the 14th U.S. Colored Troops. (Submitted on July 17, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
2. 44th USCT. Information on the 44th U.S. Colored Troops (Submitted on July 17, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • African Americans • War, US Civil •
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