Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Otho French Strahl

Marker ID: THC 4B 10
Location: TN-104 (E. Court St.), between Dixie Ave. & Broadway Ave., old City Cemetery, Dyersburg, TN
County: Dyer
Coordinates: N 36° 01.904    W 089° 22.660
  36.03173333    -89.37766666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMA5DB


Born in Ohio, he came to Dyersburg and practiced law before secession. In 1861 he raised here a company of the 4th TN Infantry for the Confederacy. Winning successive promotions to the grade of brigadier general, he was killed leading his brigade at the B