Apr. 5, 1862Marching southeast from Bethel Springs via Purdy, Cheatham's Div., Confederate Army of the Mississippi, passed here enroute to join the army for its attack at Shiloh. Location of this force had caused Grant, the Federal commander, to dispose Lew Wallace's division on a broad front, facing north, with its left at Adamsville, 6 miles east, expecting attack.
|Marker Number||4C 12|
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 6:18pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 364999 N 3895532|
|Decimal Degrees||35.19371667, -88.48288333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 11.623', W 88° 28.973'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 11' 37.38" N, 88° 28' 58.38" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 154 Charlie Pounds Rd, Stantonville TN 38379, US|
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