Near Lytle in Walker County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Ninth Michigan Monument at Chickamauga
Ninth Regiment of Infantry
John G. Parkhurst, Colonel, commanding
Provost Guard, Thomas' Corps
Sept. 18th, 1863, this regiment occupied positions near Crawfish Springs: on the 19th train guard to Chattanooga: on the 20th marched to a position on the Dry Valley Road near the base of this hill, where it performed important services: later to Rossville Gap.
Location. 34° 55.493′ N, 85° 16.817′ W. Marker is near Lytle, Georgia, in Walker County. Marker is on Lytle Road 0.1 miles east of Younes Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located east of the U.S. 27 overpass. Marker is in this post office area: Rossville GA 30741, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ninth Michigan Marker at Chickamauga (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battery M, 1st Illinois Light Artillery (approx. 0.3 miles away); 121st Ohio Infantry (approx. 0.3 miles away); 39th North Carolina Infantry (approx. 0.3 miles away); 78th Illinois Infantry 23rd Tennessee Infantry (approx. 0.4 miles away); 25th Tennessee Regiment (approx. 0.4 miles away); 25th Tennessee Infantry (approx. 0.4 miles away).
More about this marker. Statue is missing. Only the base with inscriptions remain.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 22, 2013, by Bruce Loveall of West Point, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 381 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 22, 2013, by Bruce Loveall of West Point, Kentucky. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.