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Near Fort Oglethorpe in Catoosa County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

4th Kentucky Infantry (CSA)

 
 
4th Kentucky Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 11, 2015
1. 4th Kentucky Infantry Marker
Inscription.
4th
Kentucky
Inf. C.S.A.

 
Erected 1899 by State of Kentucky. (Marker Number MT-1325.)
 
Location. 34° 56.047′ N, 85° 15.261′ W. Marker is near Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, in Catoosa County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Alexander Bridge Road and Battleline Road, on the left when traveling east. 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. Gist's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Peyton H. Colquit Mortuary Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); 5th Georgia Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Georgia, 2nd Battalion (within shouting distance of this marker); 2d Battalion Georgia Sharpshooters (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Gist's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Walker's Division (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Battalion Georgia Sharpshooters (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
4th Kentucky Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 11, 2015
2. 4th Kentucky Infantry Marker
at the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Visitor Center, to determine both the marker number for this monument and the monument'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)."
 
Also see . . .  Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. National Park Service (Submitted on November 18, 2015.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
4th Kentucky Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 11, 2015
3. 4th Kentucky Infantry Marker
View of the backside of the monument, looking northwest, with a Georgia Regimental Monument and the Alexander Bridge Road in the background.
4th Kentucky Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 11, 2015
4. 4th Kentucky Infantry Marker
View, looking west, of the backside of the monument, with a distant view through the woods of a Georgia Regimental Monument, and a more distant view of Union monuments and markers situated just beyond the Alexander Bridge Road.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 14 times this year. Last updated on , by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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