Skirmish at Grubb's Crossroads
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member snfromky
N 37° 03.410 W 087° 45.983
16S E 431860 N 4101451
Quick Description: The CSA attacked a Union regiment here.
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 7/7/2008 7:55:53 PM
Waymark Code: WM450T
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
Views: 20

Long Description:
Most Caldwell County Confederates enlisted in Gen. Adam Johnson's Co. K, 10th Ky. Partisan Rangers. His purpose was to gather recruits and supplies, to secure state for CSA. In August, 1864, he attacked a Union regiment here, was blinded permanently. Rangers then retreated over Cumberland and Tennessee rivers to Paris, Tenn., where they reorganized for another Ky. raid.
Marker Name: Skirmish at Grubb's Crossroads

Marker Location: Roadside

Type of Marker: Battle (war)

Marker Number (for official markers): 1830

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Kentucky Historical Society and the Kentucky Department of Transportation

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