Historic Markers Across Georgia



Southwest Magazine



Marker ID: NPS 
Location: Inside the fort on the ground level, at Fort Pulaski NM located on Cockspur Island and the end of Fort Pulaski Rd, north of US 80, Savannah, GA.
County: Chatham
Coordinates: N 32° 1.594    W 080° 53.44
  32.02656666    -80.89066666
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
Southwest Magazine Marker  



Text:

Used as a shell magazine during the Confederate occupation, the Federals saw fit to use it as "dark confinement" for Confederate Officers held prisoner during the Winter, 1864-65.



 

Southwest Magazine

Notes:

More information:
NPS: Fort Pulaski NM
Wikipedia: Fort Pulaski National Monument
Civil War in GA: Federals attack Ft Pulaski
CWSAC: Fort Pulaski

 

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