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Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

10th Ohio Infantry

Headquarters of General George H. Thomas

 
 
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By Dale K. Benington, June 6, 2009
1. 10th Ohio Infantry. Marker
Inscription.
10th Ohio Infantry.
Headquarters, Gen. George H. Thomas.

Lieut. Col. William M. Ward.
Nov. 25, 1863.
This regiment was attached to the headquarters of the Army of the Cumberland, together with the First Battalion Ohio Sharpshooters, the Pioneer Brigade, the First Michigan Engineers, and the Signal Corps.

It was employed as guards, pickets, escorts, to trains, and the variety of emergency duties which active operations develop.
 
Erected 1908 by State of Ohio. (Marker Number MT-265.)
 
Location. 35° 1.693′ N, 85° 15.478′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on South Crest Road 0.1 miles south of Ridge Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. This marker (tablet) is located on Missionary Ridge, along South Crest Road, in the Ohio Reservation. This particular marker (tablet) is in the row of tablets that line the right (north) side property line of the Ohio Reservation. According to the location information provided by the National Park Service, “Missionary Ridge - Ohio Reservation/1934 Map 124-13”. Marker is in this post office area: Chattanooga TN 37404, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least
10th Ohio Infantry. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 6, 2009
2. 10th Ohio Infantry. Marker
This historical marker is located with a series of Ohio Regimental historical markers situated along the right (north) side of the Ohio Reservation's property line.
8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 18th Ohio Infantry (here, next to this marker); 21st Ohio Infantry (here, next to this marker); 1st Ohio Sharpshooters (here, next to this marker); 10th Ohio Cavalry (here, next to this marker); 74th Ohio Infantry (here, next to this marker); 4th Ohio Cavalry (Battalion) (here, next to this marker); 3d Ohio Cavalry (a few steps from this marker); 1st Ohio Cavalry (a few steps from this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Chattanooga.
 
More about this marker. According to the description information provided by the National Park Service, the marker is a, “Bronze inscription tablet with decorative border mounted on low marble pedestal. Describes unit's activities during Battle of Missionary Ridge.”
 
Also see . . .  National Park Service List of Classified Structures. This is a link to information provided by the National Park Service regarding this particular monument. (Submitted on August 26, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
10th Ohio Infantry. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 10, 2010
3. 10th Ohio Infantry. Marker
View looking east of the historical marker at it's location on the right (north) side of the Ohio Reservation, and at the eastern end of a series of Ohio historical markers, some 100 feet west of South Crest Road.
10th Ohio Infantry. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 6, 2009
4. 10th Ohio Infantry. Marker
View of the featured monument in the Ohio Reservation on the crest of Missionary Ridge with the 10th OVI historical marker located just to the right, along the north property line.
 
 
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