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Dover in Stewart County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Greene's Battery

Davidson's Brigade

 

—Johnson's Division —

 
Greene's Battery Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 4, 2010
1. Greene's Battery Tablet
Inscription.
C.S.A.
Brigadier General Bushrod R. Johnson's Division
Colonel Thomas J. Davidson's Brigade
Greene's Battery
The 2nd Division of this battery, consisting of three guns, occupied this position astride the Old Forge Road. The guns covered the road and the valley to the right and left. The battery was actively engaged in the operations February 12-15, 1862.
 
Location. 36° 28.843′ N, 87° 50.374′ W. Marker is in Dover, Tennessee, in Stewart County. Marker is at the intersection of Natcor Drive (County Route 943) and Main Street, on the right when traveling east on Natcor Drive. Touch for map. Located at stop nine, Forge Road, on the driving tour of Fort Donelson National Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Dover TN 37058, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brown's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Texas (within shouting distance of this marker); Planning to Escape (within shouting distance of this marker); McCausland's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Forrest's Cavalry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Baldwin's Brigade
Greene's Battery Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 4, 2010
2. Greene's Battery Tablet
With Brown's Brigade tablet in the background.
(about 700 feet away); Confederate Breakout (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Confederate Breakout (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dover.
 
Also see . . .  Fort Donelson. National Park Service site. (Submitted on December 5, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 317 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 5, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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