Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Hood's Maneuver ~ Nov. 24, 1864



Marker ID: THC 3D 29
Location: u.s. 43, Maury County, 5 miles south of Columbia, TN
County: Maury
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Sending Lee's Corps and the bulk of his army's artillery toward Columbia to engage and hold Schofield in check, Hood moved the Confederate Army of Tennessee east along this road to Davis's Ford of Duck River. Here he crossed, to place himself across the Federal line of retreat to Nashville.