Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
22nd Illinois Infantry
3rd Brigade - 2rd Division.
—4th Corps. —
Nov. 25, 1863, 5 P.M.
Erected 1899 by State of Illinois. (Marker Number MT-154.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Bragg Reservation, and the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park: November 25, 1863 marker series.
Location. 35° 1.204′ N, 85° 15.774′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker can be reached from South Crest Road north of South Crest Place, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. According to the location provided by National Park Service, the, “Marker located on City property north of Bragg 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. 125th Ohio Infantry (here, next to this marker); 65th Ohio Infantry. (here, next to this marker); 64th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Havis' Georgia Battery (a few steps from this marker); 51st Illinois Infantry 97th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Illinois State Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Cobb's Kentucky Battery (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
More about this marker. According to the description provided by National Park Service, the marker is, “2'6" x 1'2" x 2'6" high rectangular slab of dark quincy granite. Rock-faced sides; polished & inscribed front. "Illinois" is in large raised letters on beveled top. Marks unit's participation in battle of missionary ridge."
Also see . . . National Park Service List of Classified Structures. This is a link to information provided by the National Park Service regarding this particular marker. (Submitted on August 23, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 14, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 414 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on March 18, 2015, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 14, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. 4. submitted on April 1, 2015, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.