Battle of Kolb's Farm

Battle of Kolb's Farm (HMB0K)

Location: Marietta, GA 30064 Cobb County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 54.342', W 84° 36.262'

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June 22, 1864

Hascall's (2d) Div. 23d A.C., Union, via Manning's Mill, reached Kolb's schoolhouse (site of Mt. Zion Ch.) 2 p.m. & joined its left to right of Williams' (1st) Div., 20th A.C. [US] at the McAdoo - Oatman house on Powder Springs Rd.

Hascall placed 3 brigades on high ground S. E. of the road. Skirmishers, supported by the 14th Ky., [US] seized a ridge E. of the Valentine Kolb house and stubbornly held it until forced to withdraw.

The left of Stevenson's Div., Confederate, after dislodging 14th Ky., advanced toward Hascall's line but were driven back.
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HM NumberHMB0K
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number033-11
Year Placed1952
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
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Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 721500 N 3754284
Decimal Degrees33.90570000, -84.60436667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 54.342', W 84° 36.262'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 54' 20.52" N, 84° 36' 15.72" W
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1700-1742 Macland Rd, Marietta GA 30064, US
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