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Tybee Island in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Immortal Six Hundred

 
 
Immortal Six Hundred Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 5, 2013
1. Immortal Six Hundred Marker
Inscription.
Confederate States of America
Immortal Six Hundred
Brave on the field of battle
with steadfast loyality to country and comrades.
They placed honour above life itself.

The “13” who died and are buried here . . . crossed over on
Lt. Iverson L. Burney † † † 49 GA Inf. † † † 12 Nov. 1864
Lt. George B. Fitzgerald † † † 12 VA Cav. † † † 13 Nov. 1864
Lt. Christopher C. Lane † † † 3 NC Inf. † † † 8 Dec. 1864
Lt. John M. Burgin † † † 22 NC Inf. † † † 28 Jan. 1865
Lt. Russell W. Legg † † † 50 VA Inf. † † † 7 Feb. 1865
Capt. Moses J. Bradford † † † 10 MO Inf. † † † 14 Feb. 1865
Capt. Alexander M. King † † † 50 VA Inf. † † † 16 Feb. 1865
Lt. Eli A. Rosenbalm † † † 37 VA Inf. † † † 17 Feb. 1865
Lt. Thomas J. Goodloe † † † 44 TN Inf. † † † 27 Feb. 1865
Capt. Ozni R. Brumley † † † 20 NC Inf. † † † 4 Mar. 1865
Lt. C. Byrd Eastham † † † 10 VA Inf. † † † 6 Mar. 1865
Lt. Jonathan T. Ganaway † † † 50 VA Inf. † † † 10 Mar. 1865
Capt. John H. Tolbert † † † 5 FL Inf. † † † 14 Mar. 1865

Lest We Forget

( Back of Monument : )

Within the cemetery lie the remains of thirteen
Confederate Officers who were prisoners of war
confined at Fort Pulaski 1864-1865. These men
were numbered in the immortal six hundred who
were veterans of the Confederate
Back of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 5, 2013
2. Back of Monument
States of America.

Joshua 4:1 – 7

Georgia Division
Sons of Confederate Veterans
October 27, 2012

 
Erected 2012 by Sons of Confederate Veterans - Georgia Division.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
 
Location. 32° 1.649′ N, 80° 53.503′ W. Marker is in Tybee Island, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker can be reached from Fort Pulaski Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at Fort Pulaski National Monument. Marker is in this post office area: Tybee Island GA 31328, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Burial Sites of Immortal 600 (a few steps from this marker); The Demilune (within shouting distance of this marker); Quest for Freedom (within shouting distance of this marker); John Wesley (1703-1791) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cockspur Island Lighthouse (about 300 feet away); Cisterns of the Construction Village (about 300 feet away); German Volunteers (about 300 feet away); The Waving Girl (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tybee Island.
 
More about this marker.
Immortal Six Hundred Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 5, 2013
3. Immortal Six Hundred Marker
The seal of the Confederate States of America appears at the top of the back of the monument.
 
Also see . . .  Fort Pulaski National Monument. National Park Service website. (Submitted on August 17, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Marker at Fort Pulaski image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 5, 2013
4. Marker at Fort Pulaski
Marker is located in a cemetery near Fort Pulaski, seen in the background.
Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 5, 2013
5. Grave Marker
Charles Howard
Infant Son of
Lt. Charles &
Marion
Sellmer

Born
April 24th 1872
Died
June 15th 1872
Marker in Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 5, 2013
6. Marker in Cemetery
In memory of
Robt. Rowan
of No. Carolina
Lieut. in 1st Regim.
of Artil. & Engiírs
of the U. States Troops
who died
March 3d 1800
Aged 25 Years
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 580 times since then and 96 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 17, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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