Monument

86th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker

Sept. 20, 1863, noon

Battle of Chickamauga



68th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 13:31:58
1. 68th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker
 
Inscription:
52
Indiana.
Eighty-Sixth Regiment Infantry.
(Major Dick)
Second Brigade. (Col. Dick)
Third Division. (Van Cleve)
Twenty-First Corps. (Crittenden)
Sunday, September 20th, 1863, 12 M.





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68th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 13:32:09
2. 68th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker
 


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


Distinguishing numbers/markings on the plaque:
[UL] 52


Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.792  W 85° 16.014. Map it

Parking is available on Vittetoe Rd near  N 34° 55.758   W 85° 16.074


To reach this monument:
To view this marker drive to the parking area in front of the Snodgrass House (tour stop 8) and the monument can be seen situated just to the east of the Snodgrass House.
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-844.




Comments about this monument:
This standard Indiana regimental marker, built in 1898, consists of a 4' x 4' x 4'8" high rock-faced oolitic stone block with a peaked top and a 12" x 18" bronze plaque affixed to its front. It marker the units location on September 20, 1863, at noon.


 

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5. Snodgrass Hill
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on July 11, 2018. This page has been viewed 41 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 19, 2018. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on July 11, 2018. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 were submitted on 07/11/2018 by Byron Hooks.


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