Historic Markers Across Georgia



Historic Redwine



Marker ID: GHM 069-4
Location: on Popular Springs Rd (Ga 332), at the Redwine United Methodist Church.
County: Hall
Coordinates: N 34° 13.385    W 083° 51.344
  34.22308333    -83.85573333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM3Y8A
Historic Redwine  Marker  



Text:

Co. D 27th Ga. Inf., Colquitt´s Brig., CSA, organized here in early 1861, fought at Williamsburg, Seven Pines, Seven Days Battles. At South Mtn., Md., Sept. 14, 1862, against great odds, men of this Co. withstood four attacks by a heavy force of Federals in a great display of bravery. Later, they fought at Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Charleston. At Olustte, Fla., Feb. 20, 1864, they helped drive the Federals from Fla. Until Lee´s arrival, they helped hold in check Grant´s army at Petersburg, Va. They fought last at Bentonville, N.C. and surrendered at Durham, N.C., Apr. 26, 1865.

GHM 069-4 Georgia Historical Commission 1956



 

 

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