Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Seventh Kentucky Mounted Infantry Memorial

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Location: on Elkton Highway (U.S. 31) 0.2 miles north of Bunker Hill Road, Pulaski, TN
County: Giles
Coordinates: N 35° 8.632    W 086° 59.816
  35.14386666    -86.99693333
Waymark: None


Died in the performance of a faithful service.

On the morning of September 27, 1864, the Seventh Kentucky Mounted Infantry, Forrest's Cavalry, Confederate States Army, engaged the enemy on this field, and the following is a list of it's dead, whose remains repose near this stone:

Captain Joel T. Cochran, Company E.
Captain David L. Nowlin, Company G.
Sergeant Jack Waddell, Company I.
Private Thomas Handberry, Company I.
Sergeant James Hatchell, Company E.
Private John Haneline, Company E.
Private John Oliver, Company K.
Private John Wilson, Company K.
And an Unknown Mississippian.

Erected by a comrade, 1911.