Historic Markers Across Alabama



Home of General Joseph Wheeler Shackleford's Red Rovers



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: at the intersection of Alternate U.S. 72 and County Road 377, Wheeler, Alabama
County: Lawrence
Coordinates: N 34° 39.146    W 087° 15.017
  34.65243333    -87.25028333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

1836-1906. "Fighting Joe Wheeler" Confederate Cavalry Commander of Army of Tennessee. Major-General Cavalry U.S.A. in Spanish American War. Soldier-Statesman-Author-Planter. One of Alabama's representatives in the Statuary Hall in Washington.

Erected by Alabama Historical Association - 1952







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