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Fort Mitchell
Country United States
State Alabama
County Russell
Elevation
354 ft (108 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 334
GNIS feature ID 118523

Fort Mitchell is an unincorporated community in Russell County, Alabama, United States. The area was originally a garrisoned fort intended to provide defense for the area during the Creek War (1813–14).

The community is the home of the Fort Mitchell National Cemetery, established in 1987 for the interment of all US veterans.

Landmarks

  • Fort Mitchell National Cemetery
  • Fort Mitchell Historic Site

Gallery

Below are photographs taken in Fort Mitchell as part of the Historic American Buildings Survey:

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