FORT BRAGG


The fort was established in this vicinity June 11, 1857 by 1st Lieutenant (later Brigadier General) Horatio Gates Gibson, 3rd Artillery, U.S. Army, who named it in honor of his former company commander, Braxton Bragg, later General, CSA. The fort was abandoned in October 1864.

Designation:
• State Historical Site (615)
Visited: 04/30/2016
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