November 27, 1863After the battle of Missionary Ridge, Bragg's Confederate Army retreated in disorder towards Dalton. Brig. Gen. Patrick R. Cleburne was ordered to take position in the gap, hold back the Federals, and save the trains and artillery from capture.
|Series||This marker is part of the Battlefield Trails - Civil War series, and the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series.|
|Placed By||Georgia Department of Natural Resources|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 11:29pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 673308 N 3864673|
|Decimal Degrees||34.90971667, -85.10296667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 54.583', W 85° 6.178'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 54' 34.98" N, 85° 6' 10.68" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||706, 423|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 8379 U.S. 41, Ringgold GA 30736, US|
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