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

Longstreet Avenue

Battle of Chickamauga

 
 
Longstreet Avenue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, September 14, 2013
1. Longstreet Avenue Marker
Inscription.
General James Longstreet, C.S.A., was in command of the left wing of the Army of Tennessee, commanded by General Braxton Bragg. Longstreet's forces broke the federal lines at the Brotherton house, which threw the Union Army into full retreat to Chattanooga, Tennessee. General Longstreet surrendered with the Army of North Virginia at Appomattox Court House, April 9, 1865.
 
Location. 34° 52.301′ N, 85° 17.347′ W. Marker is in Chickamauga, Georgia, in Walker County. Marker is at the intersection of Longstreet Avenue and West 10th Street, on the right when traveling south on Longstreet Avenue. Click for map. 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. Bragg Avenue (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Boynton Avenue (about 400 feet away); Rosencrans Avenue (about 400 feet away); Thomas Avenue (about 500 feet away); Lee Avenue (about 700 feet away); Hood Avenue (about 800 feet away); 3rd Georgia Cavalry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 2nd Georgia Cavalry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chickamauga.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Longstreet Avenue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, September 14, 2013
2. Longstreet Avenue Marker
Longstreet Avenue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, September 14, 2013
3. Longstreet Avenue Marker
James Longstreet image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher
4. James Longstreet
Courtesy Library of Congress
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 171 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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