Forrest's September Raid

Forrest's September Raid (HM1BI6)

Location: Pulaski, TN 38478 Giles County
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N 35° 8.637', W 86° 59.816'

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Sept. 27, 1864

Driving north from Alabama in his bid to cut Sherman's communications, Buford's Division, advance guard of Forrest's Cavalry Corps, met Federal resistance in this area. Pushing forward and extending his line to right and left with Johnson's Federals, under Rousseau, to within three miles of Pulaski. Unable to make further advances, he withdrew to the line of the Nashville & Chattanooga RR. The cemetery in the vicinity contains Confederate casualties.
HM NumberHM1BI6
Marker Number3F 34
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 3:29pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 500279 N 3889006
Decimal Degrees35.14395000, -86.99693333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 8.637', W 86° 59.816'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 8' 38.22" N, 86° 59' 48.96" W
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Area Code(s)931
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1 US-31, Pulaski TN 38478, US
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