Historic Markers Across Georgia



Springhill Redoubt 1779



Marker ID: ACH 025-179
Location: near a replica of the redoubt on W Broad St and Louisville Rd next to the Savannah Victors center.
County: Chatham
Coordinates:   
Status: The marker has been removed.
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Keystone of British defenses in the assault on Savannah by French and American forces, October 9, 1779, when eleven hundred of the allied troops were killed or wounded, including Sergeant William Jasper and General Pulaski

025-179 Atlantic Coastal Highway Commission 1930



 
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