Cockrell's Missouri BrigadeYou are standing in the Confederate line of attack during the battle, where Gen. Francis Marion Cockrell's 1st Missouri Brigade came under and returned heavy fire. Cockrell, an attorney in Warrensburg, Missouri, before the war, fought at Wilson's Creek, Pea Ridge, Corinth, Vicksburg, and throughout the various conflicts of the Atlanta Campaign. He had been both wounded and captured. By late 1864, he was one of the Army of Tennessee's most seasoned commanders and the 1st Missouri was highly regarded.
|Placed By||Historic Franklin Parks|
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|Date Added||Saturday, September 28th, 2019 at 5:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 511490 N 3974555|
|Decimal Degrees||35.91525000, -86.87265000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 54.915', W 86° 52.359'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 54' 54.9" N, 86° 52' 21.54" W|
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