Confederate Dead historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Confederate Dead historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Bartow County
Confederate cemeteries--Georgia--Cassville
Hospitals--Confederate States of America
Location:
United States, Georgia, Bartow County, Cassville, 34.2448172, -84.852162
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Located in the cemetery just east of Cassville
Text of marker: "CONFEDERATE DEAD. In this cemetery are buried about 200 unknown Confederate soldiers who died of wounds or disease in the several Confederate hospitals located in Cassville. These hospitals operated from late 1861 until May 18, 1864, then moved south out of the path of the invading Federal forces. In May 1899, the Cassville Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, to honor these unknown soldiers, placed headstones at each of their graves. 008-39B GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1956"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_confederate-dead
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_confederate-dead
Rights Holder:
Copyright held by David Seibert. Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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