Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Schofield ~ Nov. 22, 1864

Marker ID: THC 3F 11
Location: U.S. 31, Giles County, near Milky Way Railroad Station
County: Giles
Waymark: None


Major General Schofield, with the IV Corps, to which were attached the XXIII corps (Stanley) and Hatch's cavalry division started north from this area toward Columbia, to avoid being outflanked by the Army of Tennessee (Hood), advancing from the southwest.

Tennessee Historical Commission