Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Skirmish at Guest Hollow - August 29, 1862



Marker ID: THC 2E 65
Location: TN 55 just south of Morrison, TN
County: Coffee
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Waymark: None
 



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Skirmish at Guest Hollow
August 29, 1862


At 1:00 p.m. General Nathan Bedford Forrest's Cavalry attacked the federal stockade located next to the railroad. In the short but fierce struggle, General Forrest's command suffe