Federal, Confederate Lines, June 22, 27, 1864.

Federal, Confederate Lines, June 22, 27, 1864. (HMJUC)

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

N 33° 56.696', W 84° 36.327'

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One-half mi. S., at the road - fork, is SIGNAL HILL, where Sherman observed the assault on Cheatham Hill by troops of the 4th & 14th Corps [US], June 27.

The John Ward Road — left turn at the fork — leads to Thomas' Headquarters, June 27, & the battlefield of Kolb's Farm, on & near Powder Springs road, 2.5 mi. S., where Hood [CS] attacked the right of the 20th & the left of the 23d Corps [US], June 22.

The road W. leads to Dallas & New Hope Ch., in Paulding County, where Federal & Confederate forces were in daily conflict 10 days.
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HM NumberHMJUC
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number033-56
Year Placed1954
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 5:24pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 721298 N 3758633
Decimal Degrees33.94493333, -84.60545000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 56.696', W 84° 36.327'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 56' 41.76" N, 84° 36' 19.62" W
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 316-356 John Ward Rd SW, Marietta GA 30064, US
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