Historic Markers Across Alabama

Battle of Emucfau

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: AL Hwy 22 at Church Street in New Site, AL
County: Tallapoosa
Coordinates: N 33° 02.134    W 085° 46.522
  33.03556666    -85.77536666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMQCKV


5 miles south, January 22, 1814. Jackson fortified position here during Creek Indian War (1813-14). Although repeated attacks by the Red Sticks were repulsed, Jackson withdrew with the Indians pursuing.

End of Battle of Emucfau