The Reduction of Fort Pulaski
— The Battery —This island became the "platform" on whichthe Union Army mounted 36 pieces of heavyartillery in early 1862. The bombardment thatbegan on April 10 led to the surrender of Fort Pulaski 30 hours later. The placement ofthese batteries can be found on the map above.
|Placed By||Fort Pulaski National Monument U.S. Dept. of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 8:40pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 512228 N 3542234|
|Decimal Degrees||32.01616667, -80.87051667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 0.97', W 80° 52.231'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 0' 58.20" N, 80° 52' 13.86" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1-23 Catalina Dr, Tybee Island GA 31328, US|
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