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

Confederate Cemetery

 
 
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By Lee Hattabaugh, March 17, 2010
1. Confederate Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Here are buried 155 soldiers of the Army of Tennessee who died in hospitals during the mobilization for Bragg's Kentucky campaign of Sept. - Oct., 1862. Their graves, formerly distinguished by wooden markers giving name, rank and organization, are now unidentified.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2A 35.)
 
Location. 35° 3.706′ N, 85° 7.941′ W. Marker is near Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Lee Highway 0.1 miles north of Bonny Oaks Drive, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located at the entrance to the Confederate Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7717 Lee Highway, Chattanooga TN 37421, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cleburne's Fort (approx. 1.5 miles away); Bonny Oaks School (approx. 3 miles away); Harrison Academy (approx. 3.4 miles away); County of James (approx. 4.1 miles away); Tennessee Valley Railroad And Museum (approx. 4.2 miles away); Old Harrison (approx. 5.3 miles away); Brainerd Mission (approx. 5.8 miles away); Joseph Vann's Town (approx. 5.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chattanooga.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, March 17, 2010
2. Confederate Cemetery Marker
site of marker looking Northeast along Lee Highway.
Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, March 17, 2010
3. Confederate Cemetery Marker
entrance monument to the cemetery. Marker is to the right of the road.
Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, March 17, 2010
4. Confederate Cemetery Marker
entrance gates to the cemetery.
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By Lee Hattabaugh, March 17, 2010
5. Confederate Cemetery Marker
Flagpole and markers inside the cemetery.
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By Lee Hattabaugh, March 17, 2010
6. Confederate Cemetery Marker
sign on entrance gate
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By Lee Hattabaugh, March 17, 2010
7. Confederate Cemetery Marker
plaque located on right side of the entrance monument describing the cemetery.
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By Lee Hattabaugh, March 17, 2010
8. Confederate Cemetery Marker
plaque located on the left side of the entrance monument describing the history of the site and the preservation groups that worked to save it.
Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, March 17, 2010
9. Confederate Cemetery Marker
plaque located in the wall surrounding the cemetery. plaque is to the right of the entrance gates.
Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, March 17, 2010
10. Confederate Cemetery Marker
the cemetery as seen from the south wall.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,400 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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