Near Fort Oglethorpe in Catoosa County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Battle of Chickamauga
September 19-20, 1863
Erected by Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park.
Location. 34° 56.415′ N, 85° 15.606′ W. Marker is near Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, in Catoosa County. Marker can be reached from Lafayette Road south of Post Road. Touch for map. This historical marker is located in the national park that preserves the site of the Chickamauga Battlefield, along the western side of the LaFayette Road. This particular historical marker is situated very near the northern Lafayette Road entrance to the National Park, at the Visitor Center, being
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park (here, next to this marker); Field Artillery (a few steps from this marker); Historic Plaques and Markers (within shouting distance of this marker); Battlefield Monuments (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Battle of Chickamauga (within shouting distance of this marker); Turchin's Brigade. (within shouting distance of this marker); Liddell's Division (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brannan's Division (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Oglethorpe.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 345 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 26, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.