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

Battery E, Pennsylvania Artillery

Geary's Division

 

—Hooker's Command —

 
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By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
1. Battery E, PA, Vol. Marker
Inscription. [Front Side]
Battery E, PA, Vol.
- Knap's -
Geary's Div. Hooker's Com.


[Right Side]
1861
to
1865


[Back Side]
Wauhatchie - Missionary Ridge
Lookout Mountain - Ringgold


[Left Side]
Erected
1895

 
Erected 1897 by the State of Pennsylvania. (Marker Number MT-320.)
 
Location. 35° 2.35′ N, 85° 16.469′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Hawthorne Street north of Ivy Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. This historical marker is located in the middle of a residential neighborhood, in the city of Chattanooga, a little less than a mile west of Missionary Ridge. It is situated on the western edge of the Orchard Knob Reservation, National Military Park and is positioned directly across the street from a residence located at 253 Hawthorne Street. Marker is in this post office area: Chattanooga TN 37404, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 5th & 20th Connecticut Infantry Regiment Monument (a few steps from this marker); 10th Michigan Infantry
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By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
2. Battery E, PA, Vol. Marker
Close-up view of the text on the front side of the historical monument.
(a few steps from this marker); 2nd & 33rd Massachusetts Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 27th Pennsylvania Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 1st Michigan Engineers (within shouting distance of this marker); New Jersey (within shouting distance of this marker); Fourteenth Army Corps. (within shouting distance of this marker); Wisconsin State Monument (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, “8' x 6' x 9', monument consists of granite sculpture of flag-draped cannon mounted on a rock-face base. Base has castellated piers at four corners. Bronze state coat of arms is below cannon's mouth."
 
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.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
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By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
3. Battery E, PA, Vol. Marker
View of the right (south) side of the historical monument.
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By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
4. Battery E, PA, Vol. Marker
Close-up view of the plaque depicting the seal of the state of Pennsylvania, which is affixed to the historical monument.
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By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
5. Battery E, PA, Vol. Marker
Close-up view of the text on the back (east) side of the historical monument.
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By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
6. Battery E, PA, Vol. Marker
View of the left (north) side of the historical monument.
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By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
7. Battery E, PA, Vol. Marker
Close-up view of the south east corner of the historical monument, showing that objects from each of the four corners of monument had been removed/vandalized.
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By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
8. Battery E, PA, Vol. Marker
View of historical monument looking south along Hawthorne Street.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 377 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on August 29, 2016.
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