Near Fort Oglethorpe in Catoosa County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
To the Opening of the Battle
First Day, September 19, 1863,
Erected 1890 by the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number MT-423D.)
Location. 34° 56.491′ N, 85° 15.461′ W. Marker is near Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, in Catoosa County. Marker is on Reeds Bridge Road east of LaFayette Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. This is a Direction and Location Tablet that is located alongside of the road, in front of a stacked split rail fence. 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. To Right of Confederate Infantry (here, next to this marker); 88th Indiana Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brannan's Division (about 600 feet away); Liddell's Division (about 600 feet away); Route of Van Derveer's Brigade (about 600 feet away); Walthall's Brigade (about 700 feet away); Battlefield Monuments (about 800 feet away); Historic Plaques and Markers (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
More about this marker. In locating this tablet
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 68 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 19, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.