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Fort Oglethorpe in Catoosa County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

86th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker

Second Brigade. (Col. Dick)

 

—Third Division. (Van Cleve) —

 
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By Byron Hooks, June 24, 2011
1. 86th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker Marker
Inscription.
Indiana

Eighty-Sixth Regiment Infantry
(Major Dick)
Second Brigade. (Col. Dick)
Third Division. (Van Cleve)
Twenty-First Corps. (Crittenden)
Friday night, September 18th, 1863

 
Erected 1898 by The State of Indiana. (Marker Number MT-846.)
 
Location. 34° 54.058′ N, 85° 15.358′ W. Marker is in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, in Catoosa County. Marker can be reached from Viniard Road east of Lafayette Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Parking is available in a gravel lot on Viniard Road at N 34° 54.0833 W 85° 15.1037. From the parking area on Viniard Road follow the path south. The path will fork, take the right (east) path. A second path will branch off to the right (east). Follow this path. This path is just before the plaque for Kelly's Brigade (CSA). Near the site of the Hall house, a path will be on your right. Follow this path to the marker for the 86th Indiana. 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. 44th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (within shouting distance of this marker); 123rd Illinois Infantry Monument (within shouting
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By Byron Hooks, June 24, 2011
2. 86th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker Marker
distance of this marker); 21st Illinois Infantry (approx. ¼ mile away); 81st Indiana Infantry (approx. ¼ mile away); 42nd Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.3 miles away); 27th Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.3 miles away); Carlin's Brigade (approx. 0.3 miles away); 101st Ohio Infantry (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
 
Also see . . .  Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. National Park Service (Submitted on May 16, 2017.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
86th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker Marker image. Click for full size.
By Byron Hooks, June 24, 2011
3. 86th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker Marker
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By Byron Hooks, June 24, 2011
4. 86th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker Marker
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By Byron Hooks, June 24, 2011
5. Hall House marker
This marker is where two of the path you need to follow intersect. (N 34 53.878 W 085 15.283)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 15, 2017, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 15, 2017, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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