Battle of FranklinThe breastworks, thirty yards south, were held by Grose's Brigade, Kimball's Division of the Fourth U.S. Army Corps on Nov. 30, 1864. Around 5 p.m., the brigade was attacked by two regiments of Finley's Florida Brigade, C.S.A. The Floridians withdrew and attacked one-half hour later with the entire brigade, but were driven back. Chalmer's Division of Forrest's Cavalry next attacked Kimball's Division from the northwest. A Federal general called this assault, which also was repulsed, "short but severe..."
|Placed By||Williamson County Historical Society|
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|Date Added||Friday, May 26th, 2017 at 6:07pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 510985 N 3975499|
|Decimal Degrees||35.92376667, -86.87823333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 55.426', W 86° 52.694'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 55' 25.56" N, 86° 52' 41.64" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 219 New Hwy 96 W, Franklin TN 37064, US|
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