Gen. George H. Thomas’ Headquarters: Army of the Cumberland, June 24 – July 3, 1864

Gen. George H. Thomas’ Headquarters: Army of the Cumberland, June 24 – July 3, 1864

Gen. George H. Thomas' Headquarters: Army of the Cumberland, June 24 - July 3, 1864Year Erected: 1953

Marker Text: In field west of rd., where right of 14th joined left of 20th corps [USA].

From this point, June 27, Gen. Thomas [USA] directed the assault of 5 brigades of 4th and 14th Corps, against Hardee’s Corps [CSA] posted on Cheatham’s Hill, E., across valley of Nose’s Cr.

This attempt to penetrate Johnston’s [CSA] Kennesaw line was void of results.

Tips for Finding This Marker: On Cheatham Hill Road, south of John Ward Road in Marietta