Near Fort Oglethorpe in Walker County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
113th Ohio Infantry
—Steedman's Division, —
Text on the Back Side of Monument:
ded and Missing of the 113th Regi-
ment Ohio Infantry.
Sept. 20th, 1863, the Left Center of
Mitchell's Brigade, Steedman's Division.
This position was gained by assault
about 2:00 P.M. and held against all
attacks until the Army retired at sundown.
Erected by the State of Ohio. (Marker Number 1032.)
Location. 34° 55.61′ N, 85° 16.42′ 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
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 30th Tennessee Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 50th Tennessee and 1st Tennessee Battalion Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Mitchell's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Tennessee Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Steedman's Division - Granger's Corps. (within shouting distance of this marker); 10th Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Dent's Alabama Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 44th Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
More about this marker. I used the "Chickamauga Battlefield" map, that I purchased at the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Visitor Center, to determine both the marker number for this monument and the monument's location in relation to the rest of the park's monuments, markers, and tablets. According to the map it provides the, "numerical listing of all monuments, markers, and tablets on the
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