Monument

Huwald’s Tennessee Battery Tablet

Sept. 19, 1863

Battle of Chickamauga



Huwald’s Tennessee Battery Plaque, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/06 10:20:04
1. Huwald’s Tennessee Battery Plaque
 
Inscription:
Huwald’s Tennessee Battery.
2 Mountain Howitzers, 2 2 ¼ in. Rifles.
Davidson’s Brigade, Pegram’s Division, Forrest’s Corps.
September 19, 1863.


Capt. Gustave A. Huwald Commanding.
1st Lieut. D. Breck Ramsey.
2d Lieut. William D. Martin.


One section came into position on this ground about 7 A.M. and opened fire
on the rear of Gen. Dan. McCook’s brigade, then retiring under orders toward
Rossville. Soon after this the battery was engaged against the advance
of Croxton’s Brigade till the infantry advanced on the left and drove the
enemy back. Casualties not given.




Huwald’s Tennessee Battery Plaque, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/06 10:19:55
2. Huwald’s Tennessee Battery Plaque
 


Classification
Allegiance: Confederate
Type: Tablet (plaque)
Level: Company/Battery
Military Arm: Artillery


Distinguishing numbers/markings on the plaque:
(UR) C


Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.7511  W 85° 13.7998. Map it

Parking is available on Jay's Mill Roadf near  N 34° 55.7405   W 85° 13.778




NPS/SIRIS Data
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-1363.




Comments about this monument:
This plaque is at the edge of the woods.



Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on October 24, 2014. This page has been viewed 276 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 July 16, 2017. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on October 24, 2014. Photos: 1, 2 were submitted on 10/24/2014 by Byron Hooks.


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