Battle of Ezra Ch. Gen. S. D. Lee's Corps historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Battle of Ezra Ch. Gen. S. D. Lee's Corps historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Fulton County
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Martin Luther King Drive at Helena Street, Atlanta
Text of marker: "BATTLE OF EZRA CH. GEN S.D. LEE'S CORPS. July 28, 1864. Brown's & Clayton's divs., Lee's Corp (Confederate) led off the attack on the 15th corps (Federal) posted some four hundred yds. N. of this rd. Brown's brigades: Johnston's, Sharp's & Brantly's were deployed W. of the cemetery Gate House - Manigualt's in reserve. Clayton's brigades: Gibson's, Holtzsclaw's & Baker's, were posted E. of the Gate House (along West View Drive). Brown's troops crossed the rd. and astride the present Anderson Ave., pressed up to the Fed. lines beyond the R.R. cut. Clayton's brigades struck the salient at Laurel & Archer. These attacks failed to dislodge the 15th corps. 060-148 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1958"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_battle-of-ezra-ch-gen-s-d
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_battle-of-ezra-ch-gen-s-d
Rights Holder:
Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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