Near Dallas in Paulding County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Left of the Confederate Line
During the Federal occupation of the Dallas - New Hope line, the Confederate forces maintained parallel lines of defense from Dallas to & beyond New Hope Church, which checked [US] Sherman’s shift back to the State R.R. Daily conflict marked the period which ended when Federal thrusts N.E. forced Johnston to retire Eastward.
Erected 1953 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 110-10.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 53.515′ N, 84° 50.156′ W. Marker is near Dallas, Georgia, in Paulding County. Marker is on Villa Rica Highway (Georgia Route 61) 0 miles south of Aiken Drive, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. The marker is in front of the Paulding County High School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1297 Villa Rica Highway, Dallas GA 30157, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rt. of Federal Line May 26 -June 1, 1864 Federal Line (approx. 1.6 miles away); Confederate Line (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Orphan Brigade at Dallas (approx. 2 miles away); Paulding County (approx. 2.2 miles away); Dallas - New Hope Line (approx. 2.3 miles away); Davis' Div. at Dallas (approx. 2.6 miles away); Army of the Tenn. At Dallas (approx. 2.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dallas.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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