Unknown Confederate Dead historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Unknown Confederate Dead historical marker
Creator:
Hooks, Byron
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Upson County
Confederate cemeteries--Georgia--The Rock
Hospitals--Confederate States of America
Location:
United States, Georgia, Upson County, The Rock, 32.9640186, -84.2410289
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Confederate Cemetery 1 mile south of The Rock
Text of marker: "UNKNOWN CONFEDERATE DEAD. Here lie twelve Confederate soldiers, "known but to God," who died of disease and wounds, 1864-1865, in the General Hospital, Georgia State Line, located near this spot. Dr. A.P. Brown was senior surgeon in charge of the hospital. Dr. E.A. Flewellen, a prominent surgeon, at one time Surgeon of the 5th Georgia Infantry Regiment and later Medical Director of the Confederate Army of Tennessee, assisted at this hospital when on sick leave. Dr. Flewellen's home still stands at The Rock. 145-2GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1955"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_unknown-confederate-dead3
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_unknown-confederate-dead3
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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