Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
94th Ohio Infantry
—Johnson's Division —
Carlin's Brigade, Johnson's Division, 14th Corps.
Major Rue P. Hutchins.
November 25, 1863.
This Regiment, with its Brigade, ascended Lookout the afternoon of November 24th, joined Hooker's forces and participated in the close of the battle. About 1 p.m. of the 25th it joined its Division in front of Missionary Ridge. The 94th participated in the storming of the Ridge, reaching the summit at this point.
The regiment bivouacked on the crest, and took part during the 26th and 27th in the pursuit to Ringgold.
From this point it returned to Chattanooga on the 29th. Casualties: killed, 1 man; wounded, 1 officer, 15 men; total, 17.
Erected 1908 by State of Ohio. (Marker Number MT-309.)
Location. 35° 0.71′ N, 85° 16.153′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on South Crest Road north of Old Ringgold Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. This historic marker (tablet) is located along the western side of the roadway, on the western crest of Missionary Ridge. According to the location information provided by the National Park Service, the tablet
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carlin's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); 33rd Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 42nd Indiana Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Strahl's Brigade. (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 38th Indiana Infantry (about 500 feet away); 88th Indiana Infantry (about 600 feet away); Strahl's Brigade (about 700 feet away); 2nd Ohio Infantry (about 700 feet away). 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, “Bronze inscription tablet with decorative border mounted on low marble pedestal. Describes the unit's activities on November 25, 1863."
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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