Near Fort Oglethorpe in Walker County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
101st Indiana Infantry
One Hundred and First Regiment Infantry.
Second Brigade. (King)
Fourth Division. (Reynolds)
Fourteenth Corps. (Thomas)
Sunday, September 20th, 1863, 5 P.M.
to 7:30 P.M.
Erected by the State of Indiana.
Location. 34° 55.692′ N, 85° 16.215′ W. Marker is near Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, in Walker County. Marker can be reached from Vittetoe Road west of Vittetoe-Chickamauga Road when traveling west. Click for map. This historical marker is located in the northwest section of the Chickamauga National Military Park, near the Snodgrass Hill area of the driving tour, along the part of the battlefield known as Horseshoe Ridge, more specially on Hill #2 of Horseshoe Ridge. To view this historical marker drive to the parking area for Horseshoe Ridge (just beyond the Snodgrass Hill tour stop) and proceed westward on foot, along the southern crest of the ridge for a little more than 0.1 of a mile, to just beyond the high ground on Hill #2, well into the woods beyond the western edge of the clearing. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Oglethorpe GA 30742, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker 68th Indiana Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Kings Brigade (Detachmant) (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Indiana Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Sirwell's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Close of the Battle (within shouting distance of this marker); 5th Kentucky Infantry, C.S.A. (within shouting distance of this marker); VanDerveer’s Brigade. (within shouting distance of this marker); 35th Ohio Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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