Battle of Ezra Ch.

Battle of Ezra Ch. (HMO4G)

Location: Atlanta, GA 30314 Fulton County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 45.3', W 84° 26.859'

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Gen. J. C. Brown's Div.

July 28, 1864. The 4 brigades of Brown's Div., S. D. Lee's A. C. [CS], deployed in this area, made the initial assaults on the Federal right flank posted on the ridge just N. E. Their combined attacks struck Lightburn's & Martin's brigades of Morgan L. Smith's Div. of Logan's 15th A. C.

Brown's brigades, L. to R., were Brantly's, Sharp's & Johnston's, Manigault's in reserve. Brantly's Mississippians carried the log barricades of the 83d Indiana (Lightburn's brigade) but were swept back by a counter-assault. A 2d attempt was made on the same ground by Walthall's Div. (Stewart's Corps), but with like results.
HM NumberHMO4G
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number060-149B
Year Placed1958
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
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Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 1:14pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 736408 N 3737918
Decimal Degrees33.75500000, -84.44765000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 45.3', W 84° 26.859'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 45' 18.00" N, 84° 26' 51.54" W
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Area Code(s)404, 678, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 60-98 Waterbury Dr NW, Atlanta GA 30314, US
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