Historic Markers Across Georgia



Army of the Tenn. to Dallas



Marker ID: GHM 110-6
Location: Old Rockmart Rd about 1/2 mile E of jct with Ga 101/Ga 113
County: Paulding
Coordinates: N 33° 55.439    W 084° 59.05
  33.92398941    -84.98417311
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM56Q5
Army of the Tenn. to Dallas Marker  



Text:

May 25, 1864. McPherson´s Army of the Tenn. [Federal], marching from Wooley´s Bridge (Etowah River), via Van Wert, reached Pumpkin Vine Cr. Logan´s 15th AC. [Federal] camped near Pumpkin Vine Church, 2 mi. S. May 26, Dodge´s 16th A.C. [Federal], reached Pumpkin Vine Cr. (via State Highway 6) before dawn & by 10 o´clock was across.

Both corps entered Dallas 2 p.m., Logan marching from Pumpkin Vine Church (via State Highway 120). Opposed by Confederate Cavalry, the Federals advanced E, to the Marietta & Villa Rica roads.

GHM 110-6 GEORGIA HISTORICAL MARKER 1953



 

 

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