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

32nd Indiana Infantry

Col. Frank Erdelmeyer

 
 
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By Dale K. Benington, June 23, 2011
1. 32nd Indiana Infantry Marker
Inscription.
32nd Indiana Infantry
Col. Frank Erdelmeyer.
Nov. 25, 1863.
9 Killed; 35 Wounded.

 
Erected 1909 by the State of Indiana. (Marker Number MT-187.)
 
Location. 35° 2.092′ N, 85° 15.336′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on North Crest Road south of Shallowford Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. This historical marker (tablet) is situated on the western crest of Missionary Ridge and located between the Ohio Reservation and the Turchin Reservation. According to the location information provided by the National Park Service, the tablet is, “located at 77 North Crest Road along Missionary Ridge (1935 Map, Site #115)". Marker is at or near this postal address: 77 North Crest Road, Chattanooga TN 37404, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 15th Ohio Infantry. (within shouting distance of this marker); 15th Wisconsin (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cleburne's Division (about 400 feet away); Willich's Brigade (about 400 feet away); 49th Ohio Infantry
32nd Indiana Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 23, 2011
2. 32nd Indiana Infantry Marker
View of the historical marker situated on the western crest of Missionary Ridge.
(about 500 feet away); 89th Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away); 6th Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away); 8th Kansas Volunteer Infantry, (about 700 feet away). 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 tablet is, “3' x 2' bronze inscription tablet with decorative egg & dart border”
 
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 25, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
32nd Indiana Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 23, 2011
3. 32nd Indiana Infantry Marker
View of the historical marker looking north down the slope of North Crest Road, with a view of the intersection with Shallowford Road at the base of the slope.
32nd Indiana Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 23, 2011
4. 32nd Indiana Infantry Marker
Another view of the historical marker, situated on the western crest of Missionary Ridge, looking north along North Crest Road. Note the power lines that are still down from the April 27th storms.
32nd Indiana Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 23, 2011
5. 32nd Indiana Infantry Marker
View of the historical marker (just to the right of the telephone pole) looking south along North Crest Road.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 4, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 342 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 4, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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