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Dewitt Smith Jobe, 3D 43 Triune, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member haole122
N 35° 54.253 W 086° 39.917
16S E 530204 N 3973376
Quick Description: This historical marker is located between Triune & Nolensville
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 10/24/2016 5:38:54 PM
Waymark Code: WMTATV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Titansfan
Views: 2

Long Description:
Dewitt Smith Jobe

A member of Coleman's Scouts, CSA, he was captured in a cornfield about 1 1/2 mi. W., Aug. 29, 1864, by a patrol from the 115th Ohio Cav. Swallowing his dispatches, he was mutilated and tortured to make him reveal their contents. Refusing, he was dragged to death behind a galloping horse. He is buried in the family cemetery 6 mi. NE.
Marker Name: Dewitt Smith Jobe

Marker Location: Roadside

Type of Marker: Person

Marker Number: 3D 43

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Tennessee Historical Commission


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