Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
10th Michigan Infantry
Morgan's Brigade, Davis’ Division,
—Palmer's Corps. —
Morgan's Brigade, Davis' Division,
To her Tenth Regiment of Infantry
By Lieut. Colonel Christopher J. Dickerson,
Morgan's Brigade, Davis' Division, Palmer's Corps.
The regiment crossed the Tennessee River with its brigade November 24th, 1863, after a forced march of 58 miles and bivouacked in line of battle at the base of Missionary Ridge until 2 o'clock A.M. of the 26th; then with its brigade advanced upon Chickamauga Station, and to the relief of Knoxville returning to Chattanooga after 29 days active operations.
Erected 1896 by the State of Michigan. (Marker Number MT-201.)
Location. 35° 2.357′ N, 85° 16.466′ 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,
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 27th Pennsylvania Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Battery E, Pennsylvania Artillery (a few steps from this marker); 5th & 20th Connecticut Infantry Regiment Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); New Jersey (within shouting distance of this marker); 2nd & 33rd Massachusetts Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Michigan Engineers (within shouting distance of this marker); The Final Struggle Begins (within shouting distance of this marker); Fourteenth Army Corps. (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 monument is, “5' x 3' x 14', monument has high, 2-piece rock-faced base, smooth-faced shaft that frames bas relief of a soldier, and a
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 25, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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