Historic Markers Across Georgia



Hardee's Hood's & French's Headquarters



Marker ID: GHM 110-1
Location: Ga 92 near the Cobb County line
County: Paulding
Coordinates: N 34° 1.954    W 084° 44.426
  34.03257375    -84.74043601
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM2F2Y
Hardee's Hood's & French's Headquarters Marker  



Text:

Site of Dr. Agustus Smith house,1864.

May 23: Gen. Wm. J. Hardee´s headquarters during the march of his Corps from Stegall´s Station (Emerson) to points south.

May 24: Gen. John B. Hood spent the night here enroute with his corps from Etowah River to New Hope Church.

Oct. 5: Gen. S.G. French withdrawing from the abortive attempt on the Federal garrison at Allatoona, stopped here enroute to rejoin Hood´s forces at New Hope Church.

GHM HM 110-1 GEORGIA HISTORICAL MARKER 1953



 

 

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