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Route of the Twentieth Corps-GHM 005-11-Baldwin Co
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Sprinterman
N 33° 04.787 W 083° 14.111
17S E 291365 N 3662353
Quick Description: West Greene and North Jackson Streets, Milledgeville
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 8/13/2009 3:27:20 PM
Waymark Code: WM70B9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
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Long Description:
On the morning of Nov. 23, 1864, the main body of the 20th Corps of the Union Army, commanded by Gen. A.S. Williams, reached Milledgeville from Eatontaon. the Corps marched down Jackson Street to this point where companies were formed into line. With bands playing, the Corps marched by the Capitol Square and camped on the east side of the Oconee River. General Henry W. Slocum, commander of the left wing, occupied the Milledgeville Hotel which stood four blocks east of this point.
Type of Marker: Highway

Marker #: 005-11

Date: 1956

Sponsor: GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION

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