Historic Markers Across Alabama



Major John Pelham



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: AL Hwy 21 (Pelham Road) @ James Street SE, Jacksonville, AL.
County: Calhoun
Coordinates: N 33° 48.42    W 085° 45.67
  33.80707    -85.76127
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

1838-1863. "The Gallant Pelham" as called by Robert E. Lee. Commanded Artillery, Army of Northern Virginia. Cited for conspicuous valor many times. Killed in action in Virginia.







End of Major John Pelham