Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Nathan Bedford Forrest ~ July 13, 1821 - October 29, 1877



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Location: stop seven, of the driving tour of Parker's Crossroads Battlefield, Wildersville, TN
County: Henderson
Coordinates: N 35° 47.32    W 088° 23.376
  35.78866666    -88.3896
Waymark: None
 



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Nathan Bedford Forrest
July 13, 1821 - October 29, 1877


Nathan Bedford Forrest was one of the Civil War's greatest cavalry generals. His ferocity as a warrior and his claim to have slain one more enemy soldier in person


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More information:
The Parker's Crossroads Battlefield Association: The Battle of Parker's Crossroad