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

16th and 19th U.S. Infantry

 
 
16th and 19th U.S. Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
1. 16th and 19th U.S. Infantry Marker
Inscription.
16th and 19th U.S. Infantry.
Capt. R.E.A. Crofton, Commanding.
16th Infantry,
Capt. W. J. Slidell.
Capt. Henry S. Welton.

Nov. 25, 1863.
1 Officer and 2 Men Killed;
10 Men Wounded; 1 Man Missing.

 
Erected by the State of Indiana.
 
Location. 35° 0.931′ N, 85° 16.008′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on South Crest Road north of East View Drive, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. This historic marker is located along the western side of the roadway, on the western crest of Missionary Ridge. 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. Stoughton's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 11th Michigan Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 18th U.S. Infantry. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stewart's Division. (about 400 feet away); 15th U.S. Infantry (about 500 feet away); 69th Ohio Infantry (about 700 feet away); Johnson's Division (about 700 feet away); 19th Illinois Infantry Regiment (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Chattanooga.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
16th and 19th U.S. Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
2. 16th and 19th U.S. Infantry Marker
View of the historical marker on the western crest of Missionary Ridge.
16th and 19th U.S. Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
3. 16th and 19th U.S. Infantry Marker
View of the historical marker, looking north along South Crest Road.
16th and 19th U.S. Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 24, 2013
4. 16th and 19th U.S. Infantry Marker
View of the historical marker, looking south along South Crest Road.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 383 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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