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Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

DeLong Reservation

 
 
DeLong Reservation Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
1. DeLong Reservation Marker
Inscription.
National Park Service
DeLong
Reservation

Chickamauga & Chattanooga
National Military Park
Department of the Interior

 
Erected by The National Park Service.
 
Location. 35° 2.574′ N, 85° 15.216′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on North Crest Road south of Brown Wood Drive, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. In order to view this historical marker one must find a way to get to the crest of Missionary Ridge. The options to use in ascending Missionary Ridge are limited, however, once you are on the ridge you will find this marker in the DeLong Reservation. Marker is in this post office area: Chattanooga TN 37404, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Turchin's Brigade (here, next to this marker); 9th Kentucky Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Casualties (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Casualties (within shouting distance of this marker); 2nd Minnesota (within shouting distance of
DeLong Reservation Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
2. DeLong Reservation Marker
View of the historical marker affixed to the bottom portion of the stone wall in front of the DeLong Reservation, located just to the lower right of the entrance.
this marker); Water's Alabama Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 89th Ohio Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 92nd Ohio Infantry (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
DeLong Reservation Sign image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
3. DeLong Reservation Sign
View of the DeLong Reservation Sign which is located to the right of the historical marker.
DeLong Reservation image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2011
4. DeLong Reservation
View of some of the trees that where blown down during the April 27th storm at the DeLong Reservation.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 15, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 8, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 660 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 8, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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