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

Geary's Division

 
 
Geary's Division Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 17, 2012
1. Geary's Division Marker
Inscription.
U.S.A.
Geary's Division.
Left of Assault,
Nov. 25, 1863

 
Erected 1890 by Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Battlefield Commission. (Marker Number MT-87.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Missionary Ridge, and the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park: November 25, 1863 marker series.
 
Location. 35° 0.181′ N, 85° 16.29′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on South Crest Road north of East View Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. 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. 111th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment (here, next to this marker); 29th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment (here, next to this marker); Ireland's New York Brigade (a few steps from this marker); 76th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 7th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Stovall's Brigade
Geary's Division Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 17, 2012
2. Geary's Division Marker
View of the historic marker on the western crest of Missionary Ridge.
(within shouting distance of this marker); 66th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Cobham's Brigade (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Use this link to see the Brigade tablets for this Division.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Geary's Division Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 17, 2012
3. Geary's Division Marker
View of the historic marker looking north along South Crest Road.
Geary's Division Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 17, 2012
4. Geary's Division Marker
View of the historic marker looking south along South Crest Road.
Geary's Division Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 27, 2017
5. Geary's Division Marker
View of page 87 from the National Park Service’s record book on the Chattanooga - Chickamauga listings of classified structures, which is kept in the Chickamauga Battlefield Park's Visitor Center.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 23, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 352 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 23, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.   5. submitted on October 9, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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