Near Fort Oglethorpe in Catoosa County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Van Derveer's Brigade
—Thomas’ Corps —
Brannan’s Division……………Thomas' Corps
Colonel Ferdinand VanDerveer
September 19, 1863 – 8 a.m. to 12 noon.
87th Indiana - Colonel Newell Gleason
2nd Minnesota - Colonel James George
9th Ohio - Colonel Gustave Kammerling
35th Ohio - Lieutenant Colonel Henry V. Boynton
4th U.S. Battery 1 - Lieutenant Frank G. Smith
Erected 1890 by the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number MT-645A.)
Location. Touch for map. This marker is located along the south side of the roadway, very near to an area where there is designated roadside parking. 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. Brannan's Division (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Van Derveer's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 35th Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battery I, 4th U.S. Artillery (about 700 feet away); Dibrell's Brigade (about 700 feet away); Battery D, 1st Michigan Light Artillery (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named Battery I, 4th U.S. Artillery (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Battery I, 4th U.S. Artillery (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
More about this marker. In locating this tablet I used the "Chickamauga Battlefield" map, that I purchased at the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Visitor Center, to determine both the marker number for this tablet and the tablet's location in relation
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 73 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 5, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.