Civil War in Germantown 1862During the Civil War, the railroad in front of you was the Memphis & Charleston Railroad. Union forces occupied the area soon after the April 1862 Battle of Shiloh and the capture of Memphis on June 6. they used the railroad to transport troops and supplies east from the city.
|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||Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 4:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 245021 N 3884904|
|Decimal Degrees||35.07470000, -89.79640000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 4.482', W 89° 47.784'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 4' 28.92" N, 89° 47' 47.04" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 7966-8042 CD Smith Rd, Germantown TN 38138, US|
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