General Andrew Jackson

General Andrew Jackson (HMHY0)

Location: Dawson, GA 39842 Terrell County
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Country: United States of America
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N 31° 41.933', W 84° 26.5'

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This boulder commemorates the historical fact that General Andrew Jackson, with his command of nine hundred Georgia Militia and friendly Creek Indians, occupied the Indian village of Herodtown, located on this site, March 12, 1818. This event occurred during his march from Fort Early, Georgia, to Saint Marks, Florida, in the war with the hostile Indians of Georgia.
Erected 1913 by Dorothy Walton Chapter, D.A.R.Mrs. W. A. McLain, Regent.Land donated by Mr. W. L. Gumm.
HM NumberHMHY0
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
Year Placed1913
Placed ByDorothy Walton Chapter, D.A.R
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 10:15am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 742471 N 3509905
Decimal Degrees31.69888333, -84.44166667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 41.933', W 84° 26.5'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 41' 55.98" N, 84° 26' 30.00" W
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Area Code(s)229
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5779-5785 Co Rd 164, Dawson GA 39842, US
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