July 11, 1862Crossing Tennessee River on July 9, Forrest's brigade marched here in two columns, where he received reinforcements of four companies. His force bivouacked in this vicinity; the following morning it marched toward Murfreesboro, where the Federal garrison was attacked, its commander, Gen. T.T.Crittenden captured with about 1200 prisoners, plus a quantity of stores and munitions.
|Marker Number||2E 36|
|Placed By||TN Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 2:22pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 620109 N 3955170|
|Decimal Degrees||35.73320000, -85.67183333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 43.992', W 85° 40.31'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 43' 59.52" N, 85° 40' 18.60" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1404 Old Rock Island Rd, Rock Island TN 38581, US|
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