Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Johnson’ Division - Palmers’ Corps.
—Col. William L. Stoughton —
Johnson' Division - Palmers' Corps.
Col. William L. Stoughton
Nov. 25, 1863.
19th Illinois - Lieut. Col. Alexander W. Raffen.
11th Michigan - Maj. B.G. Bennet.
11th Michigan - Capt. Patrick H. Keegan.
69th Ohio - Col. Marshall F. Moore.
69th Ohio - Maj. James J. Manna.
15th U.S., 1st Batt'n - Capt. Henry Keteltas.
15th U.S., 2nd Batt'n - Capt. William S. McManus.
16th U.S., 1st Batt'n - Capt. Robert E.A. Crofton.
18th U.S., 1st Batt'n - Capt. George W. Smith.
18th U.S., 2nd Batt'n - Capt. Henry Haymond.
19th U.S., 1st Batt'n - Capt. Henry S. Welton.
At about 1 P.M. November 25th the brigade formed on the left of Johnson's Division, facing Missionary Ridge. It advanced about 3:15 P.M. formed in two lines; the right wing commanded by Maj. J.R. Edie, 15th U.S., and the left by Col. M.F. Moore, 69th Ohio. After halting a short time at the earthworks at the foot of the ridge, it advanced and carried the crest in front, capturing on the ridge and in pursuit, 5 pieces of artillery, 1 stand of colors and 639 prisoners.
Erected by Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Battlefield Commission.
Location. 35° Click for map. This historical marker is located on the western side of the roadway, on the western crest of Missionary Ridge, a short distance south of the Bragg 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. 11th Michigan Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 16th and 19th U.S. Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 18th U.S. Infantry. (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stewart's Division. (about 500 feet away); 69th Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away); 15th U.S. Infantry (about 700 feet away); 19th Illinois Infantry Regiment (about 700 feet away); 19th Illinois Infantry (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Chattanooga.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Use this link to see the Regimental markers, tablets, and/or monuments for this Brigade.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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