Near Dallas in Paulding County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
20th Corps Detours to New Hope Church
Pressing forward and reinforced by 4th and 23rd A.C., [US] Geary's div. assaulted the entrenched line of Hood's A.C. posted in and near the cemetery at New Hope Church - a battle fought in rain and thunderstorm.
Erected 1985 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 110-4.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 58.451′ N, 84° 51.69′ W. Marker is near Dallas, Georgia, in Paulding County. Marker is at the intersection of Cartersville Highway (Georgia Route 61) and High Shoals Road / Shady Grove Church Road, on the right when traveling north on Cartersville Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dallas GA 30132, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Davis' Div. at Dallas (approx. 3.3 miles away); Old Burnt Hickory P.O. Paulding County (approx. 3.7 miles away); Dallas - New Hope Line (approx. 3.7 miles away); Army of the Tenn. At Dallas (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Orphan Brigade at Dallas (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Worst Aircraft Disaster in Georgia History (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Federal Attack on Hood’s Corps (approx. 4.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dallas.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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