Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
105th Ohio Infantry
Van Derveer's Brigade
—Baird's Division —
Van Derveer's Brigade, Baird's Division, 14th Corps.
Lieutenant Colonel William R. Tolles.
November 25, 1863.
On the morning of the 25th this regiment marched with its Division to the assistance of General Sherman at Tunnel Hill, and returned with it in time to take part in storming Missionary Ridge. It reached the summit at this point, capturing one gun and two artillery horses. It wheeled at once to the left and was engaged on the crest till the battle closed at dark. It marched the next day in pursuit and on the second day reached Ringgold.
Casualties: killed, 1 man; wounded, 10 men; total, 11.
Erected 1908 by State of Ohio. (Marker Number MT-314.)
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° 2.766′ N, 85° 15.243′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on North Crest Road north of Brown Wood Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. This historical marker (tablet) is located on the
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Baird's Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Scott's Tennessee Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Van Derveer's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Vaughan's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Ohio Infantry. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hindman's Division (about 700 feet away); 92nd Ohio Infantry (about 800 feet away); 89th Ohio Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
More about this marker. According to the description information provided by the National Park Service, the marker is a, “3' x 2' bronze inscription tablet with decorative egg & dart border ..."
Also see . . . National Park Service List of Classified Structures. This is a link to information provided by the National Park Service (Submitted on August 29, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 29, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 16, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 16, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.