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Stanley's & Wood's Sector - GHM 060-74
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 33° 47.858 W 084° 20.981
16S E 745363 N 3742876
Quick Description: A part of the Battle of Atlanta.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 2/11/2007 2:17:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM17EF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 38

Long Description:
A point in the intrenched line of the Federal 4th A.C., July 20-22, 1864. Stanley's & Wood's divs. marched to this sector from Buckhead via Old Cheshire Bridge Rd., LaVista, Williams Mill & Johnson Rds., crossing S. Fork of Peachtree Creek at Durand's Mill.

These troops were shifted E. from Peachtree Rd. to fill an interval between that rd. & the 23rd A.C. on Briarcliff. They faced the salient angle of Atlanta's outer defense line 1/4 mi. S. held by Stevenson's div., Cheatham's A.C. Early the 22nd, Cheatham withdrew to the city; 4th & 23d A.C. troops advanced to the siege line at the Augustus Hurt house.
Type of Marker: Other

Marker #: GHM 060-74

Date: Not listed

Sponsor: Not listed

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