Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Army of Tennessee



Marker ID: THC 3G 7
Location: TN 64, Bedford County, near Fairfield, TN
County: Bedford
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Hardee's Corps retired to the Wartrace-Fairfield defensive line, January 1863. Here they remained until late June, when Rosecrans, moving the bulk of the Federal Army of the Cumberland around the right flank to Manchester, made Bragg withdraw from his strong positions to Chattanooga.