Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
82nd Ohio Infantry
—Schurz's Division —
Tyndale's Brigade, Schurz's Division, 11th Corps.
Lieutenant Colonel David Thomson.
November 25, 1863.
October 28th this Regiment operated at Wauhatchie with its Brigade. It took part in the movement against the enemy's line at Orchard Knob, November 23d, in driving the enemy skirmishers from the front of the Division.
Toward noon it moved with the Division to the extreme left and rear of General Sherman's lines where it remained in reserve during the battle.
November 26th it joined the pursuit to Chickamauga Station, and subsequently to the vicinity of Ringgold.
This Regiment suffered no losses.
Erected 1908 by the State of Ohio. (Marker Number MT-305.)
Location. 35° 2.396′ N, 85° 16.433′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker can be reached from Orchard Knob Avenue north of Ivy Street. Click for map. This historical marker is located in the middle of a residential neighborhood, in the city of Chattanooga, a little less than a mile west of Missionary Ridge. It is situated near the crest of the Orchard Knob Reservation. According to the location
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 61st Ohio Infantry (here, next to this marker); 73rd Ohio Infantry (here, next to this marker); New York Monument (here, next to this marker); 55th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Field Headquarters of the Union Armies. (a few steps from this marker); The Miracle at Missionary Ridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Bridges' Battery, Illinois Light Art'y. (within shouting distance of this marker); The State of Maryland (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Chattanooga.
More about this marker. According to the description information provided by the National Park Service, the marker is a, “3' x 2' bronze inscription tablet with decorative egg & dart border ..."
Also see . . . National Park Service List of Classified Structures. This is a link to information provided by the National Park Service regarding this particular monument. (Submitted on August 28, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
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