Historic Markers Across Georgia



First Seminole War Trail



Marker ID: DAR 
Location: in J.D. Chason Park on S Donalson St, Bainbridge, GA
County: Decatur
Coordinates: N 30° 54.490    W 084° 34.754
  30.90816666    -84.57923333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMM8J0
First Seminole War Trail Marker
Photo by Markerman



Text:

Here passed the trail used by
General Andrew Jackson and his troops
on his way to Fort Hughes (now Bainbridge)
and Fort Scott fourteen miles southwest during
the First Seminole Indian War, March 8, 1818.

Georgia Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution
under the auspices of the Bainbridge Chapter Daughters
of the American Revolution
April 26, 1934



 
Notes:

Explore more:
Wikipedia: Seminole
Seminole Nation: Seminole Nation
Wikipedia: Seminole Wars

 

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