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--Upson County
Confederate cemeteries--Georgia--Thomaston
Hospitals--Confederate States of America
Location:
United States, Georgia, Upson County, Thomaston, 32.8881879, -84.3265855
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: East side of Greenwood Cemetery, Thomaston
Text of marker: "CONFEDERATE DEAD. Here rest 54 Confederate soldiers, all of whom died in the Confederate hospitals located in Thomaston. These men came from seven of the Confederate states. Only six are "unknown" graves. Hospitals located here were the Newsom, Frank Ramsey and several temporary hospitals. The remains of these men were moved to this spot several years ago from their first resting place. The grave of Dr. Edward A. Flewellen, noted Confederate surgeon, is near this spot. 145-3 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1956"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_confederate-dead3
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_confederate-dead3
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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