Chickamauga in Walker County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
—Major General William S. Rosencrans, USA 1819-1898 —
Location. 34° 52.312′ N, 85° 17.43′ W. Marker is in Chickamauga, Georgia, in Walker County. Marker is at the intersection of Gordon Street and Rosencrans Avenue (unopened), on the right when traveling west on Gordon Street. Touch for map. This marker is located near the eastern edge of the downtown business district, very near a significant railway crossing. The maker faces the east to west roadway traffic, and is located in a paved, diagonal parking area. Marker is in this post office area: Chickamauga GA 30707, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas Avenue (a few steps from this marker); Bragg Avenue (within shouting distance of this marker); Lee Avenue (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 2nd Michigan Cavalry 4th Tennessee Cavalry (about 400 feet away); Longstreet Avenue (about 400 feet away); 11th Michigan Infantry (about 500 feet away); 3rd Georgia Cavalry (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chickamauga.
More about this marker. I realize that the name of General Rosecrans is spelled incorrectly on the marker (and I confess, that it is the spelled the way that I am inclined to spell his name), but I left it the way that it was spelled on the marker intentionally.
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 28, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 229 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 28, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.