October 3, 1862General Earl Van Dorn and his Confederate troops, marching to Corinth, crossed the Tuscumbia River and camped here on October 2, 1862. At dawn on October 3, they came in on Chewalla Road and pushed the Federals back south into Corinth. Van Dorn's troops returned on October 4 with General John S. Bowen's brigade furnishing rear guard against the pursuing Federals at Young's Bridge on October 5.
|Marker Number||4C 38|
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 9:10am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 349445 N 3874713|
|Decimal Degrees||35.00385000, -88.64988333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 0.231', W 88° 38.993'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 0' 13.86" N, 88° 38' 59.58" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 735-845 Wenasoga Rd, Ramer TN 38367, US|
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