Kennesaw in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Civil War Action Around Latimer’s Farm
The Marietta Country Club commissioned a detailed archeological and historical study of the battle and the families affected
Erected by Marietta Country Club.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1864.
Location. 33° 59.044′ N, 84° 37.024′ W. Marker is in Kennesaw, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker is on New Salem Road NW, 0 miles south of Stilesboro Road NW, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kennesaw GA 30152, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Civil War Action Around Latimer's Farm (approx. half a mile away); Hardee's Salient (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lt. General Leonidas Polk Killed at Pine Mountain (approx. 1.4 miles away); Gen. O. O. Howard’s Headquarters (approx. 1˝ miles away); General Leonidas Polk's Headquarters (approx. 1˝ miles away); Main Confederate Battle Line (approx. 1˝ miles away); Captain Peter Simonson (approx. 1.6 miles away); Pine Mountain (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kennesaw.
More about this marker. There is another marker, identical but for a minor punctuation change, in the Marietta Country Club on Marietta Country Club Drive.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 15, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,474 times since then and 212 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 15, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.