Historic Markers Across Alabama



Ladiga Cavalry Skirmish



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: Ala. Hwy 21, Jacksonville, AL
County: Calhoun
Coordinates:   
Style: Free Standing **
Status: The marking is missing.
Waymark: None
 



Text:

October 28, 1864. Last fighting between armies of Hood and Sherman. Here Ferguson turned back Kilpatrick's larger force. These two armies fought all summer from Chattanooga to Atlanta, west to here. To split the South, Sherman turned and led Union forces in March to Sea. Hood withdrew to reoccupy Tennessee, fighting the battles of Franklin and Nashville.



Notes:

missing in 2010



End of Ladiga Cavalry Skirmish