Sam Davis

Sam Davis (HMJ5H)

Location: Columbia, TN 38401 Maury County
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N 35° 41.081', W 86° 59.802'

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In a cabin here the escort with the body of the "Boy Hero of the Confederacy" stayed overnight while returning to his home in Smyrna, Tenn., for burial. A member of Coleman's Scouts, Army of Tennessee, he had been executed by the Federal commander at Pulaski, Nov. 27, 1863.
HM NumberHMJ5H
Marker Number3D 22
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
Marker Condition
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Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 5:51am PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] 38328MWP  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 500298 N 3948976
Decimal Degrees35.68468333, -86.99670000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 41.081', W 86° 59.802'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 41' 4.86" N, 86° 59' 48.12" W
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Area Code(s)931, 615
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2121-2163 US-31, Columbia TN 38401, US
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