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Chickamauga in Walker County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

2nd Michigan Cavalry

Campbell's Brigade

 

—McCook's Division. —

 
2nd Michigan Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 10, 2017
1. 2nd Michigan Cavalry Marker
Inscription.
Second Michigan
Cavalry

September 1863, 18th, Blue Bird Gap.
19th, Pond Spring, Bird's Mill.
20th, Glass Mill, Crawfish Spring.

 
Erected 1895 by the State of Michigan. (Marker Number MT-883.)
 
Location. 34° 52.267′ N, 85° 17.479′ W. Marker is in Chickamauga, Georgia, in Walker County. Marker is on Euclid Avenue east of Cove Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16 Euclid Avenue, Chickamauga GA 30707, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 4th Tennessee Cavalry (here, next to this marker); 11th Michigan Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 2nd Georgia Cavalry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 3rd Georgia Cavalry (about 300 feet away); Thomas Avenue (about 400 feet away); Rosencrans Avenue (about 400 feet away); 4th Georgia Cavalry (about 400 feet away); The Town of Lytle (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chickamauga.
 
More about this marker. This marker is located on the grounds of what was once an old hotel, which has been transformed into a residential living building.
2nd Michigan Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 10, 2017
2. 2nd Michigan Cavalry Marker
Close-up view of the marker, situated right next to the building, and partially hidden by the adjacent shrubs and plants.
It is situated almost against the northeast corner of the building, facing east, and nearly covered by the shrubs and plants used as landscaping.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
2nd Michigan Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 10, 2017
3. 2nd Michigan Cavalry Marker
A more distant view of the marker, situated right next to the east side of the building, and significantly hidden by the adjacent shrubs, plants, and landscaping.
2nd Michigan Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 10, 2017
4. 2nd Michigan Cavalry Marker
A side view of the marker showing how close it is situated to the northeast corner of the building.
2nd Michigan Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 10, 2017
5. 2nd Michigan Cavalry Marker
View of the east side of the building showing the featured marker in the close proximity to the 4th Tennessee Cavalry marker.
2nd Michigan Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 10, 2017
6. 2nd Michigan Cavalry Marker
View of the marker at the northeast corner of building, and showing Euclid Avenue wrapping around that corner of the building.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 17, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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