Gen. O. O. Howard's Headquarters

Gen. O. O. Howard's Headquarters (HMMBU)

Location: Marietta, GA 30064 Cobb County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 57.805', W 84° 36.755'

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Wallis House; June 19, 22, 1864

Following the withdrawal of Johnston's forces, from the Mud Creek ~ Brushy Mtn. line, June 19, to the final one, which included Kennesaw Mtn., Howard's 4th A. C. [US] moved E. from Hardee's salient [CS].

Astride this, the Burnt Hickory rd., the corps [US] advanced toward Kennesaw until halted by a counter-attack [CS] from the mtn. An intrenched position [US] was established at the York house, one mi. E. which line was later occupied by the 15th Corps of the Army of the Tennessee [US].
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Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number033-21
Year Placed1953
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 12:20am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 720591 N 3760668
Decimal Degrees33.96341667, -84.61258333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 57.805', W 84° 36.755'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 57' 48.30" N, 84° 36' 45.30" W
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2070 Burnt Hickory Rd NW, Marietta GA 30064, US
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