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Marker ID: NPS 
Location: Inside Ft. Pulaski at the Ft Pulaski NP, Savannah, GA
County: Chatham
Coordinates: N 32° 01.651    W 080° 53.396
  32.02751666    -80.88993333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMKQ96
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Surrounded by the Confederacy and virtually prisoners within the fort, The Barton Dramatic Association of the 48th New York State Volunteers brightened dull garrison like with theatrical productions. The regiment also had a baseball team, orchestra, band, and drum corps.


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

More information:
Ancestry.com - Forty-Eighth Regiment
CWSAC: Fort Pulaski