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

29th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment

 
 
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By Dale K. Benington, July 17, 2012
1. 29th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry Marker
Inscription.
29th Regiment
Pennsylvania Infantry
Reached this point at 6 P.M.
Battle of Missionary Ridge
November 25, 1863

 
Erected 1905 by the State of Pennsylvania. (Marker Number MT-324.)
 
Location. 35° 0.178′ N, 85° 16.292′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is at the intersection of South Crest Road and East View Drive, on the right when traveling south on South Crest Road. Click for map. According to the location information provided by the National Park Service, “Marker located at 444 South Crest Road/1934 Map 165 along Missionary Ridge.". Marker is at or near this postal address: 444 South Crest Road, Chattanooga TN 37404, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Geary's Division (here, next to this marker); 111th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment (a few steps from this marker); Ireland's New York Brigade (a few steps from this marker); 76th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 7th Ohio Infantry. (within shouting distance of this marker); Stovall's Brigade
29th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 17, 2012
2. 29th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry Marker
View of the historic marker along the western crest of Missionary Ridge.
(within shouting distance of this marker); 66th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Cobham's Brigade (approx. 0.3 miles away). 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, “17" x 10" x 5' high, marker is a rectangular slab of granite topped by a bronze inscription tablet giving unit designation."
 
Also see . . .
1. 29th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers. This a link to information provided by the PA Roots web site. (Submitted on July 21, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 

2. 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
 
29th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 17, 2012
3. 29th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry Marker
View looking north along South Crest Road of the historic marker.
29th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 17, 2012
4. 29th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry Marker
View, from across the street, looking north along South Crest Road, of the historic marker.
29th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 17, 2012
5. 29th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry Marker
View looking south along South Crest Road of the historic marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 331 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on August 29, 2016.
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