Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Blakeley in Baldwin County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Battle of Blakeley

April 9, 1865

 
 
Battle of Blakeley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, July 10, 2011
1. Battle of Blakeley Marker
Inscription.
Missouri Brigade (CSA)

1st & 4th Missouri Infantry Regiment
2nd & 6th Missouri Infantry Regiment
3rd & 5th Missouri Infantry Regiment
1st & 3rd Missouri Cavalry Battalion (Dismounted)
3rd (St Louis) Missouri Battery

US Volunters

30th Missouri Infantry Regiment (4 COS.) (1st Div., XIII Corps)
21st Missouri Infantry Regiment (2nd Div., XVI Corps)

Dedicated to those who served
by those who remember


Presented by the 3rd Missouri Inf. Regt. (CSA) (Re-enactors) KC, MO, AD 2000
 
Erected 2000 by 3rd Missouri Inf. Regt. (CSA) (Re-enactors).
 
Location. 30° 44.555′ N, 87° 54.921′ W. Marker is in Blakeley, Alabama, in Baldwin County. Marker is on Washington Avenue south of Old Blakeley Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker located in Historic Blakeley State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Spanish Fort AL 36527, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Alabama (here, next to this marker); Ruins of the original Foundation of Baldwin County's First Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); The Battle of Fort Blakely
Battle of Blakeley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, July 10, 2011
2. Battle of Blakeley Marker
Marker on left
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Saluda Hill Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away); 173d Airborne Brigade (Sep) (approx. 1.2 miles away); Women's Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); 1st Division, U.S. Colored Troops (approx. 3.4 miles away); Union Siege Battery No. 21 / 3rd Brigade of Carr's Division (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blakeley.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Blakely State Park. Scene of Last Major Battle of The Civil War: Siege of Fort Blakeley, Alabama (Submitted on August 17, 2015.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Battle of Blakeley Cannon image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, July 10, 2011
3. Battle of Blakeley Cannon
Historic Blakeley State Park image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, July 10, 2011
4. Historic Blakeley State Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 932 times since then and 356 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 17, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement