(105)   Fort Walker

(105)   Fort Walker – On this, the summit of Dabney’s Hill, was constructed the southeastern salient angle of this entrenched line of the fortifications surrounding Atlanta, occupied by Confederate forces during the siege of the city, July 22 – Aug. 25, 1864.

It was named Fort Walker in honor of Maj. Gen. N. H. T. Walker who killed in battle two miles east of this point, July 22d, 1864.

         (Southeastern corner of Grant Park)

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