Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Army of Tennessee
—November 23-25, 1863 —
Headquarters, Army of Tennessee
Gen. Braxton Bragg, Commanding
November 23-26, 1863
Hardee's Army Corps.....Lieut.Gen. W.J. Hardee
Breckinridge's Army Corps.....Maj. Gen. J.C. Breckinridge
Reynold's Brigade.....Col. A.W. Reynolds
Cavalry Corps.....Maj. Gen. Joseph Wheeler
Reserve Artillery.....Maj. Felix H. Robertson
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At or near this position General Bragg directed the movements of his command during the battle, Nov. 23-25, 1863.
Erected 1909 by Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Battlefield Commission. (Marker Number MT-340.)
Location. 35° 1.161′ N, 85° 15.787′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on South Crest Road near East Main Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. This marker (tablet) is located on Missionary Ridge, in the Bragg Reservation. Once you have entered the Bragg Reservation you will find this historical marker on the east side of the parking area on the old Ridge Road that runs through the Bragg Reservation. According to the location information provided by the National Park Service,
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Casualties (here, next to this marker); Union Casualties (here, next to this marker); Harker's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Woods' Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Missionary Ridge (within shouting distance of this marker); 27th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 79th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Sheridan's Division (within shouting distance of 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, “3' x 2' x 1'6" high bronze marker on concrete base. Tablet gives organization of the Army of Tennessee and has bundled fasces border."
Regarding Bragg's Headquarters. The posting for this marker (tablet) has the beginning link (see Related Markers link) for a chain of links that makes up the Confederate order of battle for November 24th & 25th, 1863. So one can use
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Use these links to see the tablets of the various army groups, listed on this tablet (except Breckinridge's Army Corps and Wheeler's Cavalry Corps), under Bragg's command at Chattanooga.
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 29, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
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