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Chickamauga in Walker County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

3rd Georgia Cavalry

Crew's Brigade

 

—Wharton's Division —

 
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By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
1. 3rd Georgia Cavalry Marker
Inscription.
C.S.A.
Georgia.
3d Cavalry.
Colonel R. Thompson.
Crew's Brigade.
Wharton's Division.
5:30 P.M., September 20, 1863.

 
Erected by the State of Georgia.
 
Location. 34° 52.283′ N, 85° 17.539′ W. Marker is in Chickamauga, Georgia, in Walker County. Marker is on Cove Road (Georgia Route 341) south of Gordon Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. This historical monument is located in the downtown area, in front of the Elizabeth Lee United Methodist Church Offices. Marker is in this post office area: Chickamauga GA 30707, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 2nd Georgia Cavalry (a few steps from this marker); 4th Georgia Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp George H. Thomas (within shouting distance of this marker); Georgia 3d Confederate Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); The Town of Lytle (within shouting distance of this marker); Sickness at Camp Thomas (within shouting distance of this marker); North and South Reunited (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Crawfish Spring (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Chickamauga.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
3rd Georgia Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
2. 3rd Georgia Cavalry Marker
View of the historical monument (far left monument) looking north along Cove Road.
3rd Georgia Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
3. 3rd Georgia Cavalry Marker
View of the historical monument (near left monument) looking south along Cove Road.
3rd Georgia Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
4. 3rd Georgia Cavalry Marker
View of the historical monument (the monument furthest away on far left), from across the street, looking north along Cove Road.
3rd Georgia Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
5. 3rd Georgia Cavalry Marker
View of the historical monument (monument on the left) from across the street.
3rd Georgia Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 19, 2014
6. 3rd Georgia Cavalry Marker
View from across the street, of the historical monument, in front of the Elizabeth Lee United Methodist Church Offices.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 217 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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