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

Headquarters

Army of the Cumberland

 
 
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By Shane Oliver, January 16, 2021
1. Headquarters Marker
Inscription.  
Headquarters
Army of the Cumberland
Maj. Gen. W.S. Rosecrans
Jan 1, 2, and 3 1863

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1862.
 
Location. 35° 53.365′ N, 86° 26.605′ W. Marker is in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, in Rutherford County. Marker is on Old Nashville Highway, on the right when traveling south. Located at the Rosecrans Headquarters site within the Stones River Battlefield Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Murfreesboro TN 37129, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Digging In! (approx. 0.7 miles away); A Patriotic Pulpit (approx. ¾ mile away); Battle at Stones River (approx. ¾ mile away); Why Fight Here? (approx. ¾ mile away); Stand Fast! (approx. ¾ mile away); The Charge Kept Coming, Coming Like the Sea (approx. 0.8 miles away); Passing Through Murfreesboro (approx. 0.8 miles away); Their Longest, Coldest New Year’s Eve (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Murfreesboro.
 
Also see . . .  Report of General Rosecrans. General Rosecrans' official report
Headquarters Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 28, 2010
2. Headquarters Marker
The Park Service is restoring and renovating the pyramid.
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this page online
of the battle. (Submitted on November 2, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Headquarters Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 28, 2010
3. Headquarters Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 14, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 2, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 643 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on March 13, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia.   2, 3. submitted on November 2, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.

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