Historic Markers Across Georgia



Dedicated to the American Revolutionary War Infantryman



Marker ID:  
Location: 1775 Legacy Way, Columbus, GA
County: Muscogee
Coordinates: N 32° 23.263    W 084° 57.277
  32.38771666    -84.95461666
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Dedicated to the American Revolutionary War Infantryman
America's First Soldier




His patriotism,
courage and sacrifice
won independence
from colonial rule
for the
United States
of America

American Revolution
1775 ~~ 1783

The 13 Original Colonies
Virginia
Massachusetts
Maryland
Connecticut
New Hampshire
Rhode Island
Delaware
New Jersey
New York
Pennsylvania
North Carolina
South Carolina
Georgia


Reverse
"Remember,
Officers and Soldiers,
that you are free men
fighting for the
blessings of liberty"

—General George Washington
August 23, 1776



Erected Coweta Falls Chapter * Georgia Society * Sons of the American Revolution.


A photo of this marker can be found on HMDB.org



 

 

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