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Battle of Fort Blakely Monument

 
 
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By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
1. Battle of Fort Blakely Monument Marker
Inscription.
Ill. 76th Vol. Inf.

In Memory
of our Heroes
Who Fell at
Fort Blakely, Ala.
April 9, 1865
——
2nd Brig. 2nd Div.
13th Army Corps.


William T. Duke Micajah S. Moore William Crimes George H. Hopkins George F. Tremain Joseph Mailloux Charles Perkins Boardman H. Noble James C. Endsley Daniel C. Harrison Chathan Osborne Michael Kirchner Harvey B. Longnecker Eldrick Brounlette Charles Coldwood Color Bearer Oren Swan Joel Lesco Zedick Dean Harlan B. Hunt George W. King Floyd Fuller John Collins David L. Button Walter B. Bates Dennis O'Brien Samuel Daniel Daniel J. Green Jacob Obrecht Henry B. Hussy Color Bearer
 
Erected 1892 by The Survivors of the Regiment.
 
Location. 30° 40.436′ N, 88° 3.818′ W. Marker is in Mobile, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker can be reached from Virginia Street 0.1 miles east of South Ann Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1202 Virginia Street, Mobile AL 36604, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Coffeeville Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Mobile Bay Memorial
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By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
2. Battle of Fort Blakely Monument
(within shouting distance of this marker); Mobile National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); CSS Alabama Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Crew of CSS H. L. Hunley Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Rest (approx. mile away); Oakleigh (approx. half a mile away); W.H. Council Traditional School (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mobile.
 
Regarding Battle of Fort Blakely Monument. This monument is for the 76th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment.
 
Also see . . .  Battle of Fort Blakely Wikipedia article. (Submitted on August 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWar, US Civil
 
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By Brandon Fletcher, July 8, 2011
3. Battle of Fort Blakely Monument Marker
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By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
4. Battle of Fort Blakely Monument (Rear)
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By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
5. Battle of Fort Blakely Monument (West Side)
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By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
6. Battle of Fort Blakely Monument (East Side)
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By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
7. Magnolia National Cemetery grave markers.
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8. Battle of Fort Blakely
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 319 times since then and 93 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.   3. submitted on August 15, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.   4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on August 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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