Historic Markers Across Alabama

General Forrest's

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: on U.S. 31 south of Day Gap Road, Hanceville, A
County: Cullman
Coordinates: N 34° 5.283    W 086° 47.717
  34.08805    -86.79528333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMGR7E


Pursuit and Union Col. Streight's defense, from Battle Ground (26M. -NW) to capture at Lawrence (80 M. -East) - said to be greatest cavalry fight in modern warfare. It passed here May 1, 1863.

Erected 1950 by Alabama Historical Association

End of General Forrest's