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
Waymark: None


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.