Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Battery E, Pennsylvania Artillery
—Hooker's Command —
- Knap's -
Geary's Div. Hooker's Com.
Lookout Mountain - Ringgold
Erected 1897 by the State of Pennsylvania. (Marker Number MT-320.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Orchard Knob Reservation marker series.
Location. 35° 2.35′ N, 85° 16.469′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Hawthorne Street north of Ivy Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. This historical marker is located in the middle of a residential neighborhood, in the city of Chattanooga, a little less than a mile west of Missionary Ridge. It is situated on the western edge of the Orchard Knob Reservation, National Military Park and is positioned directly across the street from a residence located at 253 Hawthorne Street. Marker is in this post office area: Chattanooga TN 37404, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5th & 20th Connecticut Infantry Regiment Monument (a few steps from this marker); 10th Michigan Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 2nd & 33rd Massachusetts Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 27th Pennsylvania Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 1st Michigan Engineers (within shouting distance of this marker); New Jersey State Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Fourteenth Army Corps (within shouting distance of this marker); Wisconsin State Monument (within shouting distance of 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, “8' x 6' x 9', monument consists of granite sculpture of flag-draped cannon mounted on a rock-face base. Base has castellated piers at four corners. Bronze state coat of arms is below cannon's mouth."
Also see . . . National Park Service List of Classified Structures. This is a link to information provided by the National Park Service regarding this particular monument. (Submitted on August 29, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 29, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 9, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 429 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on June 9, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.