October 9, 1779Over this ground, hallowed by the valor and the sacrifice of the soldiery of America and of France, was fought October 9, 1779, one of the bloodiest battles of the Revolution when Savannah, which the British had possessed for several months, was attacked by the combined American and French forces.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series|
|Placed By||Georgia Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:58am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 490604 N 3548895|
|Decimal Degrees||32.07628333, -81.09955000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 4.577', W 81° 5.973'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 4' 34.62" N, 81° 5' 58.38" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 302 Fahm Ave, Savannah GA 31415, US|
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