State of Texas Memorial for Atlanta Campaign

State of Texas Memorial for Atlanta Campaign (HM1L4R)

Location: Marietta, GA 30064 Cobb County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 56.477', W 84° 35.852'

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(Front Side)
Texas
remembers the valor and devotion of her sons who served at Cheatham Hill, Kennesaw Mountain, and in other engagements of the Atlanta Campaign in 1864.

Texas units in the campaign were:

6th Texas Inf. & 15th Texas Cav., Dismounted, Capt. Rhoads Fisher; 7th Texas Inf., Capt. J.H. Collett; 10th Texas Inf., Col. Roger Q. Mills; 17th & 18th Texas Cav., Dismounted, Capt. George D. Manion; 24th & 25th Texas Cav., Dismounted, Col. Franklin C. Wilkes. (Brig. Gen. Hiram B. Granbury's and Gen. J.A. Smith's Brigade, Cleburne's Division)

9th Texas Inf., Col. William H. Young; 10th Texas Cav., Dismounted, Col. C.R. Earp; 14th Texas Cav., Dismounted, Col. John L. Camp; 32nd Texas Cav., Dismounted, Col. Julius A. Andrews. (Brig. Gen. Matthew D. Ector's Brigade, French's Division)

(Rear Side)
3rd Texas Cav., Lt. Col. Jiles S. Boggess; 6th Texas Cav., Lt. Col. Peter F. Ross; 9th Texas Cav., Col. Dudley W. Jones; 27th Texas Cav., Col. Edwin R. Hawkins. (Brig. Gen. Lawrence S. Ross' Brigade, Cantey's Division)

8th Texas Cav., Lt. Col. Gustave Cook; 11th Texas Cav., Col. George R. Reeves. (Col. Thomas Harrison's Brigade, Humes' Division)

Douglas Texas Battery, Capt. James P. Douglas. (Courtney's Battalion, Gen. John B. Hood's Corps)

A memorial to Texans who served the Confederacy
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HM NumberHM1L4R
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Year Placed1964
Placed ByState of Texas
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, June 16th, 2015 at 2:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 722039 N 3758245
Decimal Degrees33.94128333, -84.59753333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 56.477', W 84° 35.852'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 56' 28.62" N, 84° 35' 51.12" W
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 683-957 Cheatham Hill Dr, Marietta GA 30064, US
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