Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Center of Assault.
Nov. 25, 1863.
Erected 1890 by the Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Battlefield Commission. (Marker Number MT-81.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Missionary Ridge, and the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park: November 25, 1863 series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1883.
Location. 34° 59.221′ N, 85° 16.681′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on South Crest Road west of Waheela Road, on the right when traveling south. This historic marker is located along the outside edge of a sharp bend in the roadway, behind a guard rail, in the front yard of some residential property. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 701 South Crest Road, Chattanooga TN 37404, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 24th Ohio Infantry (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Cruft's Division 51st Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Whitaker's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); 40th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Grose's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); 99th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Cruft's Division (approx. 0.2 miles away in Georgia). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 23, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 437 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 23, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. 4. submitted on October 9, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.