Near Fort Oglethorpe in Catoosa County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
100th Illinois Infantry
11 A.M. September 20, 1863.
Erected 1899 by the State of Illinois. (Marker Number MT-718.)
Location. 34° 55.068′ N, 85° 15.747′ W. Marker is near Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, in Catoosa County. Marker is on Dyer Road west of Lafayette Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. This historical monument is located just off the Dryer Road, on the west side of a split rail fence, between the split rail fence and the blue "Buell's Brigade" tablet. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Oglethorpe GA 30742, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Buell's Brigade (here, next to this marker); Woods Division (a few steps from this marker); Negley's Division (a few steps from this marker); War Comes to the Brothertons (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Breakthrough (about 400 feet away); Bledsoe's Missouri Battery (about 400 feet away); Beatty's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Hazen's Brigade (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
More about this marker. I used the "Chickamauga Battlefield"
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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