Headquarters March 28-31, 1865Gen. James H. Wilson, USA, having crossed the Tennessee River with a large force of well equipped cavalry, grouped them here at Elyton.Their mission: to destroy Alabama's economic facilities for supporting the War.
|Placed By||Alabama Historical Association|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 11:41am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 515028 N 3706841|
|Decimal Degrees||33.50100000, -86.83820000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 30.06', W 86° 50.292'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 30' 3.60" N, 86° 50' 17.52" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 805 3rd St SW, Birmingham AL 35211, US|
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