Historic Markers Across Georgia

Southwest Magazine

Marker ID: NPS 
Location: Inside the fort on the ground level, at Fort Pulaski NM located on Cockspur Island and the end of Fort Pulaski Rd, north of US 80, Savannah, GA.
County: Chatham
Coordinates: N 32° 1.594    W 080° 53.44
  32.02656666    -80.89066666
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
Southwest Magazine Marker  


Used as a shell magazine during the Confederate occupation, the Federals saw fit to use it as "dark confinement" for Confederate Officers held prisoner during the Winter, 1864-65.


Southwest Magazine


More information:
NPS: Fort Pulaski NM
Wikipedia: Fort Pulaski National Monument
Civil War in GA: Federals attack Ft Pulaski
CWSAC: Fort Pulaski