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Clayton County Historical Markers

Flankers Road


  • Source: David Seibert
  • Marker: Flankers Road
  • Location: Intersection of Flankers Road and Hood Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Flankers Road, Fort Gillem

FLANKERS ROAD

Commemorating action of General Iverson’s cavalrymen of Wheeler’s Corps in this vicinity who attempted to protect the railhead of Macon & Western Railroad for retreating Confederate troops after the fall of Atlanta.

031-AGD-6 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1957