Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
82nd Ohio Infantry
— Schurz's Division —
Tyndale's Brigade, Schurz's Division, 11th Corps.
Lieutenant Colonel David Thomson.
November 25, 1863.
October 28th this Regiment operated at Wauhatchie with its Brigade. It took part in the movement against the enemy's line at Orchard Knob, November 23d, in driving the enemy skirmishers from the front of the Division.
Toward noon it moved with the Division to the extreme left and rear of General Sherman's lines where it remained in reserve during the battle.
November 26th it joined the pursuit to Chickamauga Station, and subsequently to the vicinity of Ringgold.
This Regiment suffered no losses.
Erected 1908 by the State of Ohio. (Marker Number MT-305.)
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, Orchard Knob Reservation, and the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park: November 23, 1863 series lists.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. 61st Ohio Infantry (here, next to this marker); 73rd Ohio Infantry (here, next to this marker); New York Monument (here, next to this marker); 55th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Field Headquarters of the Union Armies (a few steps from this marker); The Miracle at Missionary Ridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Bridges' Battery, Illinois Light Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); The State of Maryland (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
More about this marker. According to the description information provided by the National Park Service, the marker is a, “3' x 2' bronze inscription tablet with decorative egg & dart border ..."
Credits. This page was last revised on September 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 17, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 402 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 17, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.