Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Forrest's Raid Dec. 24, 1862



Marker ID: THC 4A 11
Location: 14674 US 79, Mc Kenzie, TN
County: Carroll
Coordinates: N 36° 6.992    W 088° 31.495
  36.11653333    -88.52491666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM13DV
 



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Forrest's Raid
Dec. 24, 1862


Moving to McKenzie, Forrest's Brigade captured the 100 - man garrison. Here they spent Christmas Eve, while working parties completed destruction of 4 miles of trestles and bridge between t