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Near Fort Oglethorpe in Walker County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

3rd Tennessee Infantry

Gregg's Brigade

 

óJohnson's Division ó

 
3rd Tennessee Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 1, 2012
1. 3rd Tennessee Infantry Marker
Inscription.
Tennessee
3rd Regt. Infty.
Gregg's Brigade
Johnson's Div
.
Sundown,
Sept. 20, 1863

 
Erected by the State of Tennessee.
 
Location. 34° 55.606′ N, 85° 16.371′ 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. To view this historical marker drive to the parking area for Horseshoe Ridge (just beyond the Snodgrass House tour stop) and proceed westward on foot, along the southern crest of the ridge for a little more than 0.2 of a mile, to the lowlands just beyond the high ground on Hill #3, along the side of the park trail. 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. 41st Tennessee Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Kelly's Brigade. (within shouting distance of this marker); 98th Ohio Infantry
3rd Tennessee Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 1, 2012
2. 3rd Tennessee Infantry Marker
View of the historical marker situated along the southern side of the park trail that runs along Horseshoe Ridge.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Dent's Alabama Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 10th Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Steedman's Division - Granger's Corps. (within shouting distance of this marker); 40th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 30th Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
3rd Tennessee Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 1, 2012
3. 3rd Tennessee Infantry Marker
View of the historical marker, looking west along the park trail that runs along Horseshoe Ridge, towards the clearing beyond.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 210 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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