Fort Oglethorpe in Walker County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
South Carolina State Monument
erects this monument to commemorate
the valor they proved, and the lives they gave
on this great battlefield.
2nd S.C. Regiment
3d S.C. Regiment
7th S.C. Regiment
8th S.C. Regiment
15th S.C. Regiment
James' (3d) S.C. Battalion
Of Manigault's Brigade
10th S.C. Regiment
19th S.C. Regiment
Mortally Wounded 40
Of Gist's Brigade
24th S.C. Regiment
Erected 1901 by State of South Carolina.
Location. 34° 55.511′ N, 85° 16.059′ W. Marker is in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, in Walker County. Marker can be reached from Vittetoe Chickamauga Road south of Vittetoe Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Monument is due west of the car pull over. 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 19th Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 82nd Indiana Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Connell's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); 19th Ohio Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 18th Ohio Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); S. Beatty's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); 17th Kentucky Infantry (USA) (approx. 0.2 miles away); 17th Ohio Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
Also see . . . Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. National Park Service (Submitted on September 25, 2015.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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