Logan's 15th Corps at Swaintown

Logan's 15th Corps at Swaintown (HMDBN)

Location: Aragon, GA 30104 Polk County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 2.38', W 85° 3.274'

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May 23, 1864. Maj. Gen. John A. Logan's 15th A.C. [US], camped here at Euharlee Cr., on the site of old Swaintown while Maj. Gen. G.M. Dodge's 16th A.C. [US] camped at Peek's Spring one mile Northwest.

These two A.C., comprising McPherson's Army of the Tennessee, had moved from Woolley's Bridge, Etowah River, to this vicinity. The next day they marched by Van Wert toward Dallas, Paulding County.

May 25. Brig. Gen. J.C. Davis' 2nd div., 14th A.C. [US], crossed Euharlee Creek here also enroute to Dallas.
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Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number115-3
Year Placed1990
Placed ByGeorgia Department of Natural Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 5:57am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 679585 N 3768261
Decimal Degrees34.03966667, -85.05456667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 2.38', W 85° 3.274'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 2' 22.80" N, 85° 3' 16.44" W
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Area Code(s)770, 706, 678
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2641 GA-101, Aragon GA 30104, US
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