Monument

McPherson Memorial

Battle of Atlanta



McPherson Memorial, click photo to enlarge.
By GA Cacher, on 0000/00/00 00:00:00
1. McPherson Memorial
 

Inscription:
McPherson



McPherson Memorial, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2007/10/15 13:15:51
2. McPherson Memorial
 


This monument markers the location of a were the solder was killed or wounded.


Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 33° 44.640  W 84° 20.5194. Map it

Parking is available on McPherson Ave or Monument Ave .
Residential Neighborhood


To reach this monument:
Located at the intersection of McPherson Ave and Monument Ave, Atlanta, GA.



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Atlanta Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Death of McPherson (about 178 feet away) ; Historic Ground-1864 (about 196 feet away) ; Fuller's Division 16th A.C. (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; Cleburne's Division in the Federal Rear (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; McPherson's Last Ride (approx. 0.3 miles away) ; Cleburne Outflanked Left Wing, 17th A.C. (approx. 0.3 miles away) ; Leggett's Hill (approx. 0.4 miles away) ; Mersy's Brigade (approx. 0.4 miles away) ; Maney's Div. in the Battle of Atlanta (approx. 0.6 miles away) ; An Unexpected Clash (approx. 0.6 miles away) ; Cleburne's & Maney's Divs. (approx. 0.7 miles away) ; Battle of Atlanta Began Here (approx. 0.7 miles away) ; Attack from the West (approx. 0.7 miles away) ; Walker's Division in Sugar Creek Valley (approx. 0.7 miles away) ; Rice's Brigade (approx. 0.8 miles away) ; Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.







Comments about this monument:
The monument in the enclosure was erected by U.S. Army Engineers to mark the site where Maj. Gen. James B. McPherson was killed during the Battle of Atlanta, July 22, 1864.


McPherson Memorial, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2007/10/15 13:16:37
3. McPherson Memorial
 
McPherson Memorial, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2007/10/15 13:16:18
4. McPherson Memorial
 



Classification:
Allegiance: Union
Type: Monument
Level: Individual
Military Arm: Other


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on July 19, 2020. This page has been viewed 26 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 0 time(s) since then. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on July 19, 2020. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4 were submitted on 07/19/2020 by Byron Hooks.


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