Near Fort Oglethorpe in Catoosa County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
33rd Ohio Infantry Regiment
—September 19, 1863 —
10:00 A. M. to
11:30 A. M.
Erected 1894 by State of Ohio. (Marker Number MT-986.)
Location. 34° 55.551′ N, 85° 14.541′ W. Marker is near Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, in Catoosa County. Marker is on Brotherton Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. This marker is not visible from the road. The marker is on the north side of Brotherton Road on a wooded path. From the 1st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument follow the path until you find a trail leading too the right (north, parallel to Brotherton Road). Follow this path to the marker. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Oglethorpe GA 30742, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Scribner’s Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 38th Indiana Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 10th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment (about 400 feet away); 15th Ohio Infantry (about 400 feet away); Semple's Alabama Battery (about 600 feet away); Calvert's Arkansas Battery (about 600 feet away); 49th Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
More about this marker. According to the National Park Service, the marker was created in 1894. It is construction out of granite and is a 1'6" x 1'6" x 3' high granite obelisk with a raised letter inscription. It marks the regiment's position on the Chickamauga Battlefield on September 19, 1863, from 10:00 to 11:30 am.
Also see . . .
1. 33rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry. (Submitted on December 30, 2016, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
2. Battle of Chickamauga. (Submitted on December 30, 2016, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
3. Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. National Park Service (Submitted on February 1, 2017.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 29, 2016, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 129 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 29, 2016, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.