Taking of Redoubt No. 5
— Dec. 15, 1864 —Hood's Redoubt No. 5 was on this hill. Couch's Division of the XXIII Corps, sweeping to the south of the route of Smith's XVI, captured it and the hills to the east late in the afternoon. Wilson's cavalry, crossing the highway about 2 miles south, advanced rapidly eastward, flanking the Confederate defenses.
|Marker Number||N1 6|
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 7:37am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 515708 N 3994569|
|Decimal Degrees||36.09563333, -86.82550000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 5.738', W 86° 49.53'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 5' 44.28" N, 86° 49' 31.80" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2923 Hillsboro Pike, Nashville TN 37215, US|
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