Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
2nd & 33rd Massachusetts Infantry
in the Campaigns of
Erected 1893 by the State of Massachusetts. (Marker Number MT-199.)
Location. 35° 2.339′ N, 85° 16.475′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is at the intersection of Hawthrone Street and Ivy Street, on the right when traveling north on Hawthrone 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 on the western edge of the Orchard Knob Reservation, National Military Park and is positioned directly across the street from a residence located at 251 Hawthorne Street. According to the location information provided by the National Park Service, “Monument located on Orchard Knob Reservation/1934 Map 32-1". 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. 5th & 20th Connecticut Infantry Regiment Monument (a few steps from this marker); 1st Michigan Engineers Battery E, Pennsylvania Artillery (a few steps from this marker); 10th Michigan Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Wisconsin State Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); 27th Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); New Jersey (within shouting distance of this marker); Fourteenth Army Corps. (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 monument is, “Rectangular granite monument stands 8' x 2'6" x 6' high. A rectangular rock-faced block is supported by a rock-faced slab base. On main block is a bronze plaque with a beaded 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 25, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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