Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
52nd Ohio Infantry
McCook's Brigade - Davis’ Division
—14th Corps —
McCook's Brig., Davi's Div., 14th Corps.
Maj. James T. Holmes.
Nov. 25, 1863.
Davis' Division, in which this regiment served, was concentrated at Caldwell's crossing opposite the mouth of the west Chickamauga, previous to the arrival of General Sherman's forces. It covered the crossing of that command over the Tennessee on the night of Nov. 23, and forenoon of the 24th. It acted as a reserve to Sherman throughout the battle of the 25th, but its infantry was not engaged. On the 26th the regiment skirmishes heavily beyond Chickamauga Station, and the next day near Ringgold.
There were no casualties in this regiment.
Erected 1908 by State of Ohio. (Marker Number MT-289.)
Location. 35° 1.691′ N, 85° 15.469′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on South Crest Road 0.1 miles from Ridge Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. This marker (tablet) is located on Missionary Ridge, along South Crest Road, in the Ohio Reservation. This particular marker (tablet) is at the eastern end of the row of tablets that line the right (north) side property line of the Ohio Reservation,
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 74th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 21st Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 10th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 18th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 1st Ohio Sharpshooters (a few steps from this marker); 10th Ohio Cavalry (a few steps from this marker); 4th Ohio Cavalry (Battalion) (a few steps from this marker); 3d Ohio Cavalry (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
More about this marker. According to the description information provided by the National Park Service, the marker is a, “Bronze inscription tablet with decorative border mounted on low marble pedestal. Describes unit's activities during Battle of Missionary Ridge.”
Also see . . . National Park Service List of Classified Structures. This is a link to information provided by the National (Submitted on August 27, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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