Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Wheeler's Raid around Rosecrans



Marker ID: THC 3A 90
Location: U.S. 41, La Vergne, TN
County: Rutherford
Coordinates: N 36° 1.312    W 086° 34.913
  36.02186666    -86.58188333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM4175
 



Text:

Striking this area about 1:00 pm. Wheeler attached with three columns, and captured 200 stands of arms, numerous houses and mules and 500 prisoners, and destroyed the Reserve Wagon Train of the Federal XIV Corps. To forestall further attacks, Col. M. B. W