Historic Markers Across Alabama

Battle of Hog Mountain

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: U.S. Hwy 278 west of Cullman, AL
County: Cullman
Coordinates: N 34° 11.667    W 086° 57.3
  34.19445    -86.955
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMPWBQ


April 30, 1863. Here Gen. Forrest overtook Col. Streight's raiders in hand-to-hand battle after dark. 3 horses short from under Forrest. Union force fled southward with Forrest in relentless pursuit.

End of Battle of Hog Mountain