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

Baird's Division

 
 
Baird's Division Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
1. Baird's Division Marker
Inscription.
U.S.A.
Baird's Division.
Right of Assault.
Nov. 25, 1863.

 
Erected by Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Battlefield Commission.
 
Location. 35° 2.465′ N, 85° 15.212′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on North Crest Road south of Brown Wood Drive, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. This historical marker is on the western crest of Missionary Ridge between the Turchin Reservation and the DeLong Reservation. 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. 17th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Deas' Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 11th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); 59th Ohio Infantry. (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); 9th Kentucky Infantry (about 600 feet away); 36th Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away but has been reported missing); 31st Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away but has been reported missing); Turchin's Brigade (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Chattanooga.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Baird's Division Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
2. Baird's Division Marker
View of the historic marker (extreme left of picture) looking north along South Crest Road
Baird's Division Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
3. Baird's Division Marker
View of the historic marker on the western crest of the ridge, looking down at the residence directly below the historic marker.
Baird's Division Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, December 7, 2013
4. Baird's Division Marker
Close-up view of the historical marker, with a distant view of Chattanooga (as seen beneath the crest of Missionary ridge), and in the far left of the picture a very distant view of Lookout Mountain.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 351 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.   4. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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