Friday, January 22, 2021

A visit to death site of Patrick Cleburne at Franklin, Tennessee

Confederate Gen. Patrick Cleburne – on foot after two of his mounts were shot out from under him -- was killed by a shot to the chest during the Battle of Franklin (Tenn.) on Nov. 30, 1864. A modern memorial of cannonballs marks the general area of his death on the east side of Columbia Pike, about 40 yards from Federal works, 

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for sharing. Hope to get there someday!
    Gerry B.
    Elk Grove Village, IL