Battlefields and Forts of the American South
The Alamo
The fortified mission in San Antonio
was the scene of a critical battle of
the Texas Revolution. The chapel is
an American landmark..
Corinth, Mississippi
North and South battled for control
of Corinth and its vital railroad
junciton in 1861-1865. Its Civil War
Interpretive Center is excellent.
Prairie Grove, Arkansas
A bloody and brutal stalemate, the
Battle of Prairie Grove took place
on December 7, 1862.  The Borden
house was at the epicenter.
Horseshoe Bend, Alabama
The military power of the Creek
Nation was forever broken at the
Battle of Horseshoe Bend on
March 27, 1814.
Pensacola, Florida
The coastal city of Pensacola is
home to forts that date from the
Spanish, British, Confederate and
U.S. eras of Florida history.

Battle of Columbus (Girard)

Battle of Ebenezer Church

Battle of Fort Blakeley

Battle of Fort Bowyer

Battle of Fort Charlotte

Battle of Holy Ground

Battle of Horseshoe Bend

Battle of Mobile Bay

Battle of Newton

Battle of Selma

Battle of Spanish Fort

Fort Conde

Fort Cusseta

Fort Gaines Historic Site

Fort Mims State Historic Site

Fort Mitchell Historic Site

Fort Morgan Historic Site

Fort Payne's Old Fort

Fort Toulouse-Fort Jackson Historic Site

Magee Farm Truce (1865)

Mt. Vernon Arsenal & Barracks

Surrender at Citronelle (1865)


Arkansas Post National Memorial

Battle of Arkansas Post

Battle of Cane Hill

Battle of Devil's Backbone

Battle of Dripping Springs

Battle of Fayetteville

Battle of Fort Smith

Battle of Jenkins' Ferry

Battle of Massard Prairie

Battle of Pea Ridge

Battle of Poison Spring

Battle of Prairie Grove

Battle of Reeds Mountain

Battle of Van Buren

Fort Smith National Historic Site


Apalachicola Arsenal at Chattahoochee

Alum Bluff Confederate Batteries

Attack on Cedar Key

Bateria de San Antonio

Battle of Bayport

Battle of Gainesville

Battle of Marianna

Battle of Natural Bridge

Battle of Ocheesee

Battle of Olustee

Battle of Pensacola

Battles of St. Augustine

Battle of the St. Mary's

Battle of Santa Rosa Island

Battle of Station Four

Battle of the Upper Chipola

Brooksville Raid

Castillo de San Marcos National Monument

Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Fernandina Plaza HSP (Fort San Carlos)

Fort at the Suwannee River Bridge

Fort Barrancas

Fort Caroline National Memorial

Fort Clinch State Park

Fort Cooper State Park

Fort Fanning Historic Park

Fort Gadsden Historic Site

Fort George Historic Site

Fort Jefferson (Dry Tortugas National Park)

Fort Pickens

Fort Matanzas National Monument

Fort Mose Historic State Park

Fort McRee

Fort Mose Historic State Park

Fort Walton Beach's Old Fort

Mission San Luis and Fort San Luis

Nicolls' Outpost

Old Fort Park in Tallahassee

Prospect Bluff Historic Sites

St. Francis Barracks

San Marcos de Apalache (Fort St. Marks
and Fort Ward)

Scott's Massacre of 1817

Torreya State Park Gun Batteries


Battery Hambright at Fort Pulaski

Battle of Allatoona Pass

Battle of Bloody Marsh

Battle of Brier Creek

Battle of Chickamauga

Battle of Columbus (Girard)

Battle of Dunlap Hill (Dunlap's Farm)

Battle of Fort Pulaski

Battle of Fowltown

Battle of Griswoldville

Battle of Gully Hole Creek

Battle of Kennesaw Mountain

Battle of Kettle Creek

Battle of Midway Church

Battle of Roanoke

Battle of Savannah (1779)

Battle of Shepherd's Plantation

Battle of the St. Mary's

Battle of Sunshine Church

Battle of Walnut Creek

Battle of West Point

Camp Lawton Civil War Prison Site (Millen)

Camp Recovery

Fort Augusta Monument

Fort Early Monument & Historic Site

Fort Frederica National Monument

Fort Gaines

Fort Hawkins

Fort Hughes Monument

Fort Jackson (Old Fort Jackson)

Fort King George Historic Site

Fort McAllister State Historic Park

Fort Morris State Historic Site

Fort Pulaski National Monument

Fort St. Simons

Fort Scott

Fort Screven Historic District

Fort Tyler

Fortified Walls of Magnolia Cemetery

Siege of Augusta (1781)

War of 1812 Raid on St. Simons Island
This page features links to our special sections on battlefields, forts and other military related
historic sites across the South. Included are sites representing the Civil War, War of 1812,
Seminole Wars, Creek Wars, American Revolution, War of Jenkins Ear and a host of other
military conflicts.
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Alamance, North Carolina
The Battle of Alamance has been
called the first battle of the
American Revolution, but actually
was part of a separate conflict..
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Last Update: February 17, 2017
Augusta, Georgia
St. Paul's Church stands on the
site of the Siege of Augusta. The
battle was an important action of
the American Revolution.