Twiggs Cemetery

Twiggs Cemetery (HM15WT)

Location: Augusta, GA 30906 Richmond County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 20.717', W 81° 58.55'

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In the cemetery about 300 yards from here are buried Major-General John Twiggs, a hero of the American Revolution, for whom Twiggs County is named, and his son, Major-General David Emanuel Twiggs, who achieved military distinction in the Mexican War and, after resigning his commission at the outbreak of the War Between the States, became a Major-General in the Confederate Army.
HM NumberHM15WT
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number121-26
Year Placed1956
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 9:40am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 409196 N 3689991
Decimal Degrees33.34528333, -81.97583333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 20.717', W 81° 58.55'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 20' 43.02" N, 81° 58' 33.00" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4007 Mike Padgett Hwy, Augusta GA 30906, US
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