Near Hardy in Sharp County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
Battles of Martin Creek and Morgan's Mill
Confederate forces out numbered the Federals and gained the advantage on the Baker Farm and ran the Federal Forces back where Hardy is today. This was a clear Confederate victory. Casualties: U.S. 6 killed, 8 wounded, and C.S. 22 killed with several wounded.
Erected by North East Arkansas Civil War Heritage Trails Committee & Sharp
Location. 36° 16.474′ N, 91° 21.031′ W. Marker is near Hardy, Arkansas, in Sharp County. Marker is on U.S. 63/412. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hardy AR 72542, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sharp County Court House No 2 (approx. 7.8 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 26, 2011, by P. A. Miller of Richmond, California. This page has been viewed 1,116 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on November 3, 2011, by P. A. Miller of Richmond, California. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 26, 2011, by P. A. Miller of Richmond, California. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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