Historic Markers Across Georgia



Hood & Hardee Withdraw E. to R.R.



Marker ID: GHM 033-33
Location: Due West Road at County Line Road
County: Cobb
Coordinates: N 33° 58.756    W 084° 44.081
  33.979266    -84.73468
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM2J98
Hood & Hardee Withdraw E. to R.R. Marker  



Text:

New Hope & Gilgal Church Road.

June 2-4, 1864. Hood´s A.C. was posted 1 mi. W. & Hardee´s A. C. was aligned along Dallas - Acworth rd. N. 1.5 mi to Burnt Hickory rd. - Confederate center & rt.

These corps withdrew, along with rest of Johnston´s forces [CS] when the Federal 23d A. C. seized the Dallas - Acworth rd. near old Allatoona Ch., 2.5 mi. N. E. June 3.

Hood & Hardee retreated E. along this road June 4, to positions between Lost Mountain & the State R. R.

033-33 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1953



 

 

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