Monument

9th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument

Battle of Chickamauga



9th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2009/09/24 15:50:27
1. 9th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 
Inscription:
9th Ohio Infantry
Van Derveer's Brigade
Grannan's Division
14th Army Corps




9th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2009/09/24 15:50:27
2. 9th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 


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




Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.6313  W 85° 16.0782. Map it

Parking is available on Snodgrass Field Road off of 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-954.
This monument is recorded in the Smithsonian Institution’s catalog of outdoor sculptures as control number IAS GA000677.


Damaged:
The monument has been damaged. The damage was first reported on 9/24/2009
The damage noted is:
It appears that a plaque is missing from the rear of this monument.
One or more plaques are missing.



Comments about this monument:
This monument was designed by Leopold Fettweis of Cincinnati, OH, and built in 1894.The monument has a 7' square at base & 17'2" high, monument has 2-step rock-faced base, lettered pedestal, and bronze relief of a color bearer on shaft. Capstone incorporates bronze state seal and supports acorn finial.


 

By Byron Hooks, on 2015-03-03
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3. 9th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 
 

By Byron Hooks, on 2015-03-03
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4. 9th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 
 
 

By Byron Hooks, on 2015-03-03
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5. 9th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
It appears there is a plaque missing from the rear of the monument.
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on March 03, 2015. This page has been viewed 311 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 1 time(s) since then. The page was last updated by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on March 03, 2015. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on March 03, 2015. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 were submitted on 03/03/2015 by Byron Hooks.


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