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Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

11th Ohio Infantry

Turchin's Brigade

 

—Baird's Division —

 
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1. 11th Ohio Infantry Marker
Inscription.
11th Ohio Infantry
Turchin's Brigade

Lieutenant Colonel Ogden Street
November 25, 1863

Killed 8, - Wounded 43.

 
Erected 1908 by State of Ohio. (Marker Number MT-266.)
 
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. Marker is missing. It was located near 35° 2.526′ N, 85° 15.213′ W. Marker was in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker was on North Crest Road south of Brown Wood Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. According to the location information provided by the National Park Service, this tablet is, “Located on Missionary Ridge at 194 North Crest Road/1934 Map 95," and according to the NPS staff it is located "by DeLong Reservation". Marker was at or near this postal address: 194 North Crest Road, Chattanooga TN 37404, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Deas' Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Kentucky Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker);
11th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 13, 2017
2. 11th Ohio Infantry Marker
View of the empty marker post for the missing 11th Ohio Infantry tablet.
Turchin's Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); DeLong Reservation (about 300 feet away); 17th Ohio Infantry (about 300 feet away); Union Casualties (about 300 feet away); Confederate Casualties (about 300 feet away); 2nd Minnesota (about 400 feet 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 border mounted on low marble pedestal. Describes the unit's activities on November 25, 1863."

This marker is presently missing, but the NPS staff believe that it will soon be restored. Once it is, pictures will be taken and posted.
 
Also see . . .  National Park Service List of Classified Structures. This is a link to information provided by the National Park Service regarding this particular monument. (Submitted on September 11, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
11th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 13, 2017
3. 11th Ohio Infantry Marker
View of the missing marker post, situated on the west side of the roadway.
11th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 13, 2017
4. 11th Ohio Infantry Marker
View of the missing marker post looking north along the western crest of Missionary Ridge.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 150 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on September 11, 2016, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.   2, 3, 4. submitted on July 14, 2017, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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