Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Army of Tennessee - July 4, 1863

Marker ID: THC 2E 21
Location: on Tennessee Route 64, Sewanee, TN
County: Franklin
Coordinates: N 35° 11.39    W 085° 55.4
  35.18983333    -85.92333333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM26CC


Here, and extending 2 miles S.W., occurred the last battle of the Middle Tennessee Campaign. Protecting Bragg's withdrawal, Maj. Gen. Joseph Wheeler, with Texas Rangers and the 4th Tenn. Cav., repulsed an attack by the 5th & 6th Ky. Cav., under Col. Lewis