Battle of Paris

Battle of Paris (HMZP8)

Location: Paris, TN 38242 Henry County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 18.075', W 88° 21.148'

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On this ridge on March 11, 1862, 450 Confederate troops under the command of Major H. Clay King, 1st Kentucky Battalion, Cavalry, and Stack's and McCutchan's unattached Tennessee Companies were attacked by Federal troops from Fort Henry. 20 Confederates and 60 to 80 Federals were killed or wounded before the Federals withdrew.
HM NumberHMZP8
Marker Number4A 29
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 5:20pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 378567 N 4018210
Decimal Degrees36.30125000, -88.35246667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 18.075', W 88° 21.148'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 18' 4.50" N, 88° 21' 8.88" W
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Area Code(s)731
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1902-1946 W Wood St, Paris TN 38242, US
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