Battle of Ezra Ch.

Battle of Ezra Ch. (HMO4H)

Location: Atlanta, GA 30310 Fulton County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 45.018', W 84° 26.924'

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Gen. S. D. Lee's Corps

July 26, 1864. Brown's & Clayton's divs., Lee's Corps [CS] led off the attack on the 15th corps [US] posted some 400 yds. N. of this rd.

Brown's brigades: Johnston's, Sharp's & Brantly's, were deployed W. of the cemetery Gate House ~ Manigault's in reserve. Clayton's brigades: Gibson's, Holtzclaw's & Baker's, were posted E. of the Gate House (along West View Drive).

Brown's troops crossed the rd & astride the present Anderson Ave., pressed up to the Fed. lines beyond the R.R. cut. Clayton's brigades struck the salient at Laurel & Archer. These attacks failed to dislodge the 15th corps.
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HM NumberHMO4H
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number060-148
Year Placed1958
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
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Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 2:26am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 736321 N 3737394
Decimal Degrees33.75030000, -84.44873333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 45.018', W 84° 26.924'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 45' 1.08" N, 84° 26' 55.44" W
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Area Code(s)404, 770, 678
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1828-1912 Martin Luther King Jr Dr SW, Atlanta GA 30310, US
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