Historic Markers Across Georgia



The Bainbridge Volunteers



Marker ID: WPA 
Location: UDC at park in Bainbridge, GA
County: Decatur
Coordinates: N 30° 54.371    W 084° 34.561
  30.906183    -84.57601
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM76VC
The Bainbridge Volunteers Marker
Photo by Coinseekers



Text:

The Bainbridge Volunteers

Later

The Bainbridge Independents

Organized 1859, by Captain Charles G. Campbell, assembled here in March 1861 and entered service under the command of Captain John W. Evans as company g, 1st Georgia Regiment

W.P.A. 1936 U.D.C.



An eight inch siege howitzer stands in front of the monument and marker in Willis Park.
The Bainbridge Volunteers
Photo by David Seibert



 

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