Historic Markers Across Georgia



Federal, Confederate Lines, June 22, 27, 1864



Marker ID: GHM 033-56
Location: John Ward Road at intersection with Ga 120
County: Cobb
Coordinates: N 33° 56.696    W 084° 36.327
  33.944933    -84.60545
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM2AVB
Federal, Confederate Lines, June 22, 27, 1864  Marker  



Text:

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 [Union], 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 [Confed.] attacked the right of the 20th & the left of the 23d Corps [Union], June 22.

The road W. leads to Dallas & New Hope Ch., in Paulding County, where Federal & Confederate forces were in daily conflict 10 days.

033-56 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1954



 

 

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