Historic Markers Across Florida



Co E 7th Florida Inf Regt South Florida Bulldogs CSA



Marker ID:  
Location: 100 East Main Street, Bartow, FL
County: Polk
Coordinates: N 27° 53.794    W 081° 50.575
  27.89656666    -81.84291666
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: WMHAYD
 



Text:

(Front face)

In memory of the 79 militia men under command of Cpt Nathan S. Blount who marched from this site to Gainesville to muster into the CS Army rendering gallant service from April 10, 1862 - April 26, 1865

(Rear face)

1862
Richmond, KY

1863
Chickamauga
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1864
Dalton
Mill Creek Gap
Rocky Face Ridge
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Cassville
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Kennesaw Mtn.
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Jonesboro
Franklin
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1865
Bentonville


Erected by Gen. E. M. Law Camp S.C.V.