Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Army of the Cumberland ~ June 24-26, 1863



Marker ID: THC 3A 24
Location: on Murfreesboro Highway (U.S. 41), Christiana, TN
County: Rutherford
Coordinates: N 35° 40.587    W 086° 16.85
  35.67645    -86.28083333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM26ZZ
 



Text:

Reynolds' Division of the XIV Corps forced Hoover's Gap, driving a task force of Bate's & Bushrod Johnson's Brigades back to Fairfield, 5 mi. S.W., whence it had come. The XIV Corps reunited with other units of Rosecrans' army at Manchester, thus getting in th Confederate rear and forcing Bragg's withdrawal to Chattanooga.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.