Logan's 15th A.C. Line

Logan's 15th A.C. Line (HM69Y)

Location: Atlanta, GA 30307 Dekalb County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 45.674', W 84° 20.682'

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July 20, 1864. Maj. Gen. John A. Logan's A.C. having camped at Decatur, moved toward Atlanta on this rd. M.L. Smith's (2d) div. was in advance; Woods' (1st) & Harrow's (4th), in reserve. At this point, 2.75 mi. from center of Atlanta, Smith's intrenched line crossed both highway & R.R.July 21. Harrow extended the line S. to connect with the 17th A.C.; Woods prolonged it N. to join the 16th A.C. That night the outer Confederate line which crossed this Rd. at DeGress Ave. (0.5 mi. W.), was evacuated.

July 22. Logan's troops moved up & reversed the abandoned line where they were attacked that afternoon by Cheatham's corps (CS)
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HM NumberHM69Y
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number044-40
Year Placed1956
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 8:26pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 745929 N 3738850
Decimal Degrees33.76123333, -84.34470000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 45.674', W 84° 20.682'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 45' 40.44" N, 84° 20' 40.92" W
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Area Code(s)404, 770, 678
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1300 DeKalb Ave NE, Atlanta GA 30307, US
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