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Joseph Wheeler

 
 
Joseph Wheeler Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. Joseph Wheeler Marker
Inscription.
Born on this site Sept. 10, 1836
Lt. Gen. Com. Confederate Cavalry 1865
Maj. Gen. Com. U.S. Cavalry 1898
"His name and fame will live and be loved as long
as noble deeds are honored among men"
Placed by
Annie Wheeler Auxiliary No. 3, U.S.W.V.

 
Location. 33° 28.988′ N, 82° 3.342′ W. Marker is in Augusta, Georgia, in Richmond County. Marker is at the intersection of Walton Way and Aumond Road, on the right when traveling west on Walton Way. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Augusta GA 30909, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of General Joseph Wheeler (approx. half a mile away); Bobby Jones and the Beginning of the Grand Slam (approx. 0.9 miles away); Pierce Memorial Methodist Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Sisters of Saint Joseph In Augusta (approx. 1.7 miles away); Walker Family Cemetery (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Augusta Arsenal (approx. 1.8 miles away); Stephen Vincent Benet House (approx. 1.9 miles away); Augusta College Three Original Arsenal Buildings (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Augusta.
 
Related marker. Click here for
Joseph Wheeler Marker - Etched on right side : image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 4, 2011
2. Joseph Wheeler Marker - Etched on right side :
" The Lord shall count when
He writeth up His people, that
this man was born there."
another marker that is related to this marker. see marker shown.
 
Also see . . .
1. Joseph Wheeler, from Wikipedia. an American military commander and politician. (Submitted on September 22, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 

2. Joseph Wheeler Military and political history from Arlington National Cemetery-. (Submitted on September 22, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Joseph Wheeler Marker image. Click for full size.
Wikipedia
3. Joseph Wheeler Marker
Joseph Wheeler Marker seen along Walton Way at Aumond Road image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 4, 2011
4. Joseph Wheeler Marker seen along Walton Way at Aumond Road
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 22, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 523 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 22, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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