Historic Markers Across Alabama



Major John Pelham



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: US Hwy 431 north of Anniston near mile marker 238
County: Calhoun
Coordinates: N 33° 43.88    W 085° 52.72
  33.73143      -85.87879
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM43QW
 



Text:

Born here September 7, 1838. Commanded Horse Artillery of Northern Virginia, C.S.A. Killed at Kelly's Fort, Virginia, March 17, 1863. Styled "The Gallant Pelham" by Robert E. Lee.







End of Major John Pelham