Forrest's Raid

Forrest's Raid (HMOVD)

Location: Jackson, TN 38305 Madison County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 45.872', W 88° 40.681'

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Dec. 19, 1862

At Spring Creek, Forrest, successful in the first part of his raid, regrouped his small brigade for further raids on Federals to the north. Here the 4th Alabama (Col. Russell), covering his rear, put to rout several companies of Federal cavalry and a regiment of infantry supported by two batteries of artillery.
Marker Number4 D 17
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 6:16am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 348309 N 3959130
Decimal Degrees35.76453333, -88.67801667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 45.872', W 88° 40.681'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 45' 52.32" N, 88° 40' 40.86" W
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Area Code(s)731
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4 Spring Creek Law Rd, Jackson TN 38305, US
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