Near Vinemont in Cullman County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Battle of Day’s Gap
April 30, 1863
—---- 6 miles west --> —
Forrest attacked three times. Streight fled toward Rome to destroy Confederate railroad.
Erected 1952 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 34° 17.217′ N, 86° 53.733′ W. Marker is near Vinemont, Alabama, in Cullman County. Marker is on U.S. 31, on the right. Click for map. Marker located next to the Hurricane Creek Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22600 Highway 31, Vinemont AL 35179, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battleground (approx. 5.9 miles away); Streight’s Raid (approx. 6.3 miles away); a different marker also named Streight’s Raid (approx. 6.3 miles away); The "Katy-Did" Crash (approx. 6.6 miles away); Operation Iraqi Freedom - Afghanistan Memorial (approx. 6.9 miles away); Cullman County World War I Memorial (approx. 6.9 miles away); Marion Albert Hill (approx. 6.9 miles away); Combat Wounded Veterans (approx. 6.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Vinemont.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the Battle of Day's Gap. (Submitted on January 8, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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