Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Morgan's Ohio Raid June 11, 1863



Marker ID: THC 2D 18
Location: U.S. 70 at TN 53 in DeKalb County, TN
County: DeKalb
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Waymark: None
 



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Morgan's Ohio Raid
June 11, 1863


The raid by Brig. Gen. John H. Morgan's Cavalry Division into Indiana and Ohio began here. Units were the 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 6th, 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th Kentucky Cavalry, and the 9th Tenn