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

Crittenden Avenue

Major General Thomas L. Crittenden, USA 1819-1893

 
 
Crittenden Avenue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, September 14, 2013
1. Crittenden Avenue Marker
Inscription.
Crittenden, born in Russelville, Kentucky, was a lawyer before the war, and served as US Council in Liverpool, England. He joined the military and fought in the Mexican War. He commanded the 21st Corp at Chickamauga. After the war he served as State Treasurer in Kentucky, and as a Colonel in the infantry between 1866-81. He was the brother of Confederate General George B. Crittenden.
 
Location. 34° 52.293′ N, 85° 17.109′ W. Marker is in Chickamauga, Georgia, in Walker County. Marker is at the intersection of Crittenden Avenue and East 10th Street, on the left when traveling south on Crittenden 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. Hood Avenue (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Boynton Avenue (approx. 0.2 miles away); Longstreet Avenue (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bragg Avenue (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rosencrans Avenue (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thomas Avenue (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lee Avenue (approx. 0.4 miles away); 3rd Georgia Cavalry (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chickamauga.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Crittenden Avenue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, September 14, 2013
2. Crittenden Avenue Marker
Crittenden Avenue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, September 14, 2013
3. Crittenden Avenue Marker
Thomas L. Crittenden image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher
4. Thomas L. Crittenden
Courtesy Library of Congress
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 126 times since then. 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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