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Unknown Confederate Dead

Marker ID: GHM 145-2
Location: Confederate Cemetery 1 mile south of The Rock
County: Upson
Coordinates: N 32° 57.308    W 084° 14.474
  32.95513123    -84.24123308
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMYD8
Unknown Confederate Dead Marker  


Here lie twelve Confederate soldiers, `known but to God`, who died of disease and wounds, 1864- 1865, in the General Hospital, Georgia State Line, located near this spot. Dr. A.P.Brown was senior surgeon in charge of the hospital. Dr. E.A. Flewellen, a prominent surgeon, at one time Surgeon of the 5th Georgia Infantry Regiment and later Medical Director of the Confederate Army of Tennessee, assisted at this hospital when on sick leave. Dr. Flewellen`s home still stands at The Rock.

GHM 145-2 Georgia Historical Commission 1955


Unknown Confederate Dead