Historic Markers Across Alabama



General John Coffee



Marker ID:  
Location: on Hightower Pl., Florence, Alabama
County: Lauderdale
Coordinates: N 34° 48.397    W 087° 37.908
  34.80661666    -87.6318
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Through his personal and business relationship with Andrew Jackson, Gen. Coffee led Jackson's cavalry in the Battle of New Orleans in 1815 and became a celebrated American hero. Inducted 2007 City of Florence Walk of Honor

Erected 2007 by City of Florence Walk of Honor.







End of General John Coffee