Surrender of Confederate Troops

Surrender of Confederate Troops (HM92G)

Location: Kingston, GA 30145 Bartow County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 14.117', W 84° 56.61'

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May 12, 1865
Brig. Gen. Wm. T. Wofford [CS] arranged with Brig. Gen. Henry M. Judah, U.S.A. for the surrender of some 3000 to 4000 Confederate soldiers, mostly Georgians, not paroled in Virginia, N. Carolina, and elsewhere.

During final negotiations, Gen. Wofford h?dq?rs were at the McCravey - Johnson res. on Church St. Gen. Judah h?dq?rs were at Spring Bank, the home of the Rev. Charles Wallace Howard, 2 mi. N. of Kingston.Rations were supplied to the Confederate soldiery by the Federal Commissary.
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HM NumberHM92G
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number008-36
Year Placed1953
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 6:43am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 689403 N 3790157
Decimal Degrees34.23528333, -84.94350000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 14.117', W 84° 56.61'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 14' 7.02" N, 84° 56' 36.60" W
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Area Code(s)770, 706, 678
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 44-86 Main St, Kingston GA 30145, US
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