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The Civil War in Georgia as told by its historic markers.

 



Second Battle of Dalton

Beginning on 1864/08/14 and ending 1864/08/15


On August 14, Confederate General Joe Wheeler´s men capture Dalton, GA, but they are unable to defeat the Union garrison commanded by Maj. Gen. James B. Steedman protected in a nearby fort. On August 15, Wheeler heads in to eastern Tennessee.


 

 

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Start Date
08/14/1864
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08/15/1864

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Historic Markers Across Georgia - Civil War in GA

Second Battle of Dalton


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For more information see:

  1. Wikipedia - Atlanta Campaign Union order of battle
  2. Wikipedia - Atlanta Campaign Confederate order of battle

 

 

Links to Civil War Historic Markers Across Georgia.

 

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