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99th Ohio Infantry

Barnes’ Brigade

 
 
99th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 11, 2015
1. 99th Ohio Infantry Marker
Inscription.
99th Regiment
Ohio Infantry,
Barnes'
Brigade.
12:00 m. to
5:30 p.m.
September 20,
1863.

(Marker Number 1028.)
 
Location. 34° 56.011′ N, 85° 15.371′ W. Marker is in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, in Catoosa County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Battleline Road and Alexander Bridge Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. This marker is located in the national park that preserves the site of the Chickamauga Battlefield, The marker is located on a park hiking trail that proceeds eastward, towards the Lafayette Road, into the woods, from the parking area located at the northern end of Battleline Road. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Oglethorpe GA 30742, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 35th Indiana Infantry (here, next to this marker); Barnes' Brigade (here, next to this marker); 19th U.S. Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 35th Tennessee (within shouting distance of this marker); 48th Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); King's Brigade
99th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 11, 2015
2. 99th Ohio Infantry Marker
View of the marker looking south from the park walking trail.
(within shouting distance of this marker); 16th U.S. Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); The Second Day Begins (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
 
More about this marker. I used the "Chickamauga Battlefield" map, that I purchased at the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Visitor Center, to determine both the marker number for this marker and the marker's location in relation to the rest of the park's monuments, markers, and tablets. According to the map it provides the, "numerical listing of all monuments, markers, and tablets on the Chickamauga Battlefield (using the Chick-Chatt NMP Monument Numbering System).”
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
99th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 11, 2015
3. 99th Ohio Infantry Marker
View of the marker looking west along the park walking trail, towards the Lafayette Road.
99th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 11, 2015
4. 99th Ohio Infantry Marker
View of the marker (seen in lower right corner) looking east along the park walking trail, towards the Battleline Road.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 104 times since then and 4 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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