Historic Markers Across Alabama

Confederate Drive

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Location: on Confederate Drive, Spanish Fort, AL
County: Baldwin
Coordinates: N 30° 40.101    W 087° 54.900
  30.66835    -87.915
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMTXH9


Confederate Drive

Named in honor of the 1,810 Men in Gray who defended the eastern approaches to Mobile in the battle of Spanish Fort March 26 ~ April 8-9, 1865. Here Brig. Gen. R. L. Gibson, C.S.A. engaged"…more than 20,000” enemy troops in the last days of the War between the States.

End of Confederate Drive