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Rt. of Federal Line May 26 -June 1, 1864

 
 
Rt. of Federal Line, May 26 -June 1, 1864 Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, July 18, 2009
1. Rt. of Federal Line, May 26 -June 1, 1864 Marker
Inscription. May 26, Maj. Gen. John A. Loganís 15th A.C. [US] was posted on the hills N. & W. of this, the salient angle of the intrenched line.

The Federals fought defensively during the 6 days of fighting, climaxed by a concerted assault on the salient by Lt. Gen. Wm. J. Hardeeís A.C. [CS], in columns of regiments, along the Villa Rica Rd. -- an attack that extended N. 2 mi. along the 15th & 16th corps fronts -- May 28.

McPhersonís forces [US] were shifted N from the Dallas front, June 1, pursuant to the federal move E. toward the State R.R.
 
Erected 1953 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 110-9.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
 
Location. 33° 54.172′ N, 84° 49.82′ W. Marker is in Dallas, Georgia, in Paulding County. Marker is on Vernoy Aiken Road 0.2 miles north of Villa Rica Highway (Georgia Route 61), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. Federal Line (approx. 0.8 miles away); Left of the Confederate Line (approx. 0.8
Rt. of Federal Line May 26 -June 1, 1864 Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, July 18, 2009
2. Rt. of Federal Line May 26 -June 1, 1864 Marker
The old barn, original to the site, has been preserved as part of the swim club at the subdivision which replaced home and trees formerly here.
miles away); Confederate Line (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Orphan Brigade at Dallas (approx. 1.2 miles away); Paulding County (approx. 1.6 miles away); Dallas - New Hope Line (approx. 1.6 miles away); Davis' Div. at Dallas (approx. 2 miles away); Army of the Tenn. At Dallas (approx. 2.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dallas.
 
Categories. Notable EventsWar, US Civil
 
Rt. of Federal Line May 26 -June 1, 1864 Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, July 18, 2009
3. Rt. of Federal Line May 26 -June 1, 1864 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 854 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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