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Fort Randolph

Fort Randolph - 1864. Built by Capt. C.M. Randolph, C.S.A. and Lieut. Alfred Buhlow, C.S.A. By order of Brig. Gen. Allen Thomas, C.S.A.  As a defense against an expected 3rd, invasion of the Red River Valley by Federal Troops.
 This memorial was erected to commemorate the heroic services of the soldiers of the Trans-Miss. Dept. in command of Major Gen. E. Kirby Smith, C.S.A. by the  Board of Administrators of the Central Louisiana State Hospital  1926.  
Dismantledfort. 'Mid moan of Pines, sentinel I keep, on pilgrim pause, and yield the tribute of a sign to the buried hopes of our lost cause.

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