Loring's DivisionIn the Battle of Franklin, Confederate Gen. William W. Loring's division formed the far right flank of the Confederate assault line. Numbering approximately 3,500 men, it marched across these fields and smashed into the Federal lines. The attempt to take the Union fortifications proved costly.
|Series||This marker is part of the Tennessee: Tennessee Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Tennessee Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, May 18th, 2017 at 9:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 512658 N 3973474|
|Decimal Degrees||35.90548333, -86.85971667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 54.329', W 86° 51.583'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 54' 19.74" N, 86° 51' 34.98" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin TN 37064, US|
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