Historic Markers Across Tennessee



The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Tour Stop 6 - Red Mound



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Location: can be reached from Tennessee Route 22 0.4 miles south of Expressway Church Road, Wildersville, TN
County: Henderson
Coordinates: N 35° 46.368    W 088° 23.649
  35.7728    -88.39415
Waymark: None
 



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Parker's Crossroads
Tour Stop 6 - Red Mound
— Early Afternoon, December 31, 1862 —


Union Colonel Dunham's Brigade tried to silence Forrest's cannon by a frontal assault into the face of cannister and rifle fire. The Co


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