Monument

17th Ohio Infantry Regiment Detachment Marker

Sept. 20, 1863

Battle of Chickamauga



17th Ohio Infantry Regiment Detachment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 10:39:06
1. 17th Ohio Infantry Regiment Detachment Marker
 
Inscription:
Detachment of
17th Regiment
Ohio Infantry,
Connell’s
Brigade.
1:00 P. M. to
7:30 P. M.
September 20,
1863.




17th Ohio Infantry Regiment Detachment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 10:39:01
2. 17th Ohio Infantry Regiment Detachment Marker
 


Classification
Allegiance: Union
Type: Marker
Level: Regiment
Military Arm: Infantry




Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.6475  W 85° 16.1181. Map it

Parking is available on Vittetoe Road near  N 34° 55.6517   W 85° 16.1244

Distinctive geographic/terrain features at the markers location:
Snodgrass Hill



NPS/SIRIS Data
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-968.




Comments about this monument:
This standard Ohio marker was built in 1894. It is a 1'6" x 1'6" x 3' high granite obelisk with a raised letter inscription. Marks regiment's position on Snodgrass Hill on September 20, 1863, from 1:00 to 7:30 p.m.



Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on February 12, 2015. This page has been viewed 222 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 0 time(s) since then. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on February 12, 2015. Photos: 1, 2 were submitted on 02/12/2015 by Byron Hooks.


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