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
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

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