Historic Markers Across Georgia



Here the First Confederate Flag was Unfurled in Georgia



Marker ID: UDC 
Location: On Broad St (US 29) near Dodd St, Fairburn, GA.
County: Fulton
Coordinates: N 33° 34.021    W 084° 34.860
  33.567017    -84.581000
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WM5B3K
Here the First Confederate Flag was Unfurled in Georgia Marker  



Text:

The ladies of an illustrious company leaving Montgomery, Ala. After the Confederate Congress adopted the Stars and Bars
March 4, 1961
Had the West Point train stopped at Grantville, GA. To buy material for a flag.
This they made and unfurled first at Fairburn, GA.

Erected by the Georgia Division U.D.C
June 3, 1937

The original marker, being beyond repair, has been replaced by a joint effort of the Sons of Confederate Veterans Camps 1289 & 1361 and the United Daughters of the Confederacy
July 24, 1994



 

 

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