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This marker commemorates Fort McDermott, one of several forts that were originally constructed during the colonial period and used by the Confederacy during the Civil War.


  • Historical Marker in Alabama Baldwin County
  • Surrender of Robert E. Lee

“The Last Surrenders of the Civil War.” National Archives and Records Administration, National Archives and Records Administration, www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/2015/spring/cw-surrenders.html. Accessed 2 Oct. 2017.Fort McDermott Historical Marker Historical Marker. Historical Marker Database. January 17, 2017. Accessed February 01, 0007. https://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=100911.

History of the City of Spanish Fort, AL, www.cityofspanishfort.com/GettoKnowUs/History.aspx.