Near Fort Oglethorpe in Catoosa County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
104th Illinois Infantry
1st Brigade—John Beatty.
14th Army Corps—Thomas.
Lt. Col. Douglas Hapeman.
Sept. 20 - 1863.
8:30 A.M. To 9:30 A.M.
Erected 1899 by the State of Illinois. (Marker Number MT-720.)
Location. 34° 56.245′ N, 85° 15.493′ W. Marker is near Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, in Catoosa County. Marker is on LaFayette Road north of Alexander Bridge Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch 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. Florida Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Liddell's Brigade. (about 400 feet away); Slocomb's Louisiana Battery (about 400 feet away); Bridge's Illinois Battery-Light Artillery (about 600 feet away); Bridges' Illinois Battery, Light Artillery (about 600 feet away); Kentucky State Memorial (about 600 feet away); Helm's Brigade (about 600 feet away); To The Left of the Union Line (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
More about this marker.
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 May 8, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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