William A. Fuller

William A. Fuller (HM2WG)

Location: Kennesaw, GA 30144 Cobb County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 1.437', W 84° 36.901'

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To The Memory of
William A. Fuller

Captain Independent State Troops
of Georgia, C.S.A.

As conductor on the state - owned Western & Atlantic R.R. he led the pursuing party that, after a 90-mile chase — in which three locomotives were used — recaptured the locomotive General which had been seized at Big Shanty, April 12, 1862, by a group of Federal Raiders led by James J. Andrews, intent upon the destruction of the railroad bridges between this point & Chattanooga.

Erected April 12, 1961 by Citizens of
Kennesaw (Big Shanty), Georgia
Inscription by Wilbur C. Kurtz
HM NumberHM2WG
Year Placed1961
Placed ByCitizens of Kennesaw (Big Shanty), Georgia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 7:39am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 720210 N 3767376
Decimal Degrees34.02395000, -84.61501667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 1.437', W 84° 36.901'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 1' 26.22" N, 84° 36' 54.06" W
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Area Code(s)678, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2878 N Main St, Kennesaw GA 30144, US
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