Fort Oglethorpe in Catoosa County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
19th United States Infantry
—1st Division —
Regular ........September 19-20, 1863........ Brigade
Text on Left Side of the Monument:
Text on Right Side of the Monument:
Erected 1893 by the United States government. (Marker Number MT-1066.)
Location. 34° 56.012′ N, 85° 15.354′ 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. Touch for map. This monument
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 35th Tennessee Infantry (here, next to this marker); 35th Indiana Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 99th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Barnes' Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 48th Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); J. King's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 16th United States Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); The Second Day Begins (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
More about this marker. According to the description information provided by the National Park Service, the monument is, “9'
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 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 . . . National Park Service List of Classified Structures. This is a link to information provided by the National Park Service regarding this particular monument. (Submitted on April 2, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 204 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 20, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.