Historic Markers Across Alabama



Battle of Talladega



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: at the intersection of East Battle Street and Court Street North, Talladega, AL
County: Talladega
Coordinates: N 33° 26.07    W 086° 6.181
  33.43457    -86.10302
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Battle Of Talladega
Nov. 9, 1813


Here Andrew Jackson led Tennessee Volunteers and friendly Indians to victory over hostile "Red Sticks." This action rescued friendly Creeks besieged in Fort Leslie. Creek Indian War 1813-14.

Erected 1953 by Alabama Historical Association.







End of Battle of Talladega