Scribner’s Brigade Tablet

Sept. 19, 1863

Battle of Chickamauga

Scribner’s Brigade Tablet, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/06 13:02:35
1. Scribner’s Brigade Tablet
No. 4 - A
Scribner’s Brigade
Baird’s Division – Thomas’ Corps.
Col. Benj. F. Scribner.
Sept. 19, 1863, 2 P. M. 2d Position

38th Indiana - Lieut. Col. Daniel F. Griffin.
2d Ohio - Maj. Wm. T. Beatty.
33d Ohio - Col. Oscar F. Moore.
94th Ohio - Maj. Rue P. Hutchins.
10th Wisconsin - Lieut. Col. John H. Ely.
1st Michigan, Light Battery A - Lieut. Almerick W. Wilbur.

Baird’s Division was assembled on the lines about 2 o’clock P.M. Scribner’s Brigade being on the right. About 4 o’clock this Brigade with Starkweather’s, was sent forward to the ground of their morning fighting to support Gen. Johnson’s Division then in isolated position much in advance of the general line. Upon reaching the designated position the Brigade recovered many of its killed and wounded of the morning engagement. At dusk both Brigades became involved in the night attack of Cleburne’s Division.

Scribner’s Brigade Tablet, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/06 13:02:28
2. Scribner’s Brigade Tablet

Allegiance: Union
Type: Tablet (plaque)
Level: Brigade
Military Arm: Combined Arms

Distinguishing numbers/markings on the plaque:
[ul] No. 4 - A [UR] U.

Location of the monument:
This monument is Not visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 56.3356  W 85° 15.1141. Map it

Parking is available on Reed's Bridge Road near  N 34° 56.5075   W 85° 15.0886

To reach this monument:
From the parking area on Reed’s Bridge Road, follow the path south to the marker. The tablet will be near and east of east of the table to Strahl's Brigade (CSA).

This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-625.

Comments about this monument:
This tablet is blue indicating this was a Federal Unit.


By Byron Hooks, on 2014-12-15
3. Scribner’s Brigade Tablet


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