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Christiana in Rutherford County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Army of the Cumberland

June 24-26, 1863

 
 
Army of the Cumberland Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, December 11, 2009
1. Army of the Cumberland Marker
Inscription. Moving south about 3 mi. E., the XX Federal Corps (McCook) was stopped at Liberty Gap, 6 mi. S.E., by the 5th & 15th Arkansas Inf., of Liddell's Brigade, later reinforced by Cleburne's Division. With its 1st (Jeff C. Davis) & 2nd (R.W. Johnson) Divisions heavily engaged, the XXth Corps sideslipped east to Hoover's Gap, marching thence to Manchester. (Marker Number 3A 23.)
 
Location. 35° 43.877′ N, 86° 24.7′ W. Marker is in Christiana, Tennessee, in Rutherford County. Marker is on U.S. 231, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Christiana TN 37037, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rutherford County / Murfreesboro (approx. 3.3 miles away); Governor John Prince Buchanan (approx. 4.7 miles away); Black Fox Camp Spring (approx. 5.7 miles away); Salem Church (approx. 6.6 miles away); Murfreesboro (approx. 6.6 miles away); Bradley Academy (approx. 7.6 miles away); Oaklands (approx. 7.6 miles away); Old Bradley Academy (approx. 7.8 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Christiana Elementary School image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, December 11, 2009
2. Christiana Elementary School
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 968 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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