Tour Stop 2 - Hicks Field
— Early Morning, December 31, 1862 —Union Colonel Cyrus L. Dunham's Brigade marched south from Clarksburg, Tennessee, and then, turned northwest from Parker's Crossroads to block the path of Forrest's troops. Dunham's move would ensnare the Confederates between his brigade and two pursuing Union brigades; Colonel John W. Fuller's Second Brigade, pursuing Forrest from the north, and Brigadier General Jeremiah C. Sullivan's First Brigade, moving eastward from Jackson, Tennessee.
|Placed By||Parkers Crossroads Battlefield Association|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 372861 N 3963572|
|Decimal Degrees||35.80805000, -88.40720000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 48.483', W 88° 24.432'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 48' 28.98" N, 88° 24' 25.92" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1165 Cecil Walls Rd, Yuma TN 38390, US|
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