Monument

2nd & 3rd Kentucky Cavalry (CSA) Marker

Battle of Chickamauga



2nd & 3rd Kentucky Cavalry (CSA) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/02 15:50:07
1. 2nd & 3rd Kentucky Cavalry (CSA) Marker
 

Inscription:
2nd
3rd

Kentucky

Cav. C.S.A.




2nd & 3rd Kentucky Cavalry (CSA) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/02 15:50:01
2. 2nd & 3rd Kentucky Cavalry (CSA) Marker
 


Classification
Allegiance: Confederate
Type: Marker
Level: Regiment
Military Arm: Cavalry




Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 54.4036  W 85° 16.3763. Map it

Parking is available on Vittetoe-Chickamauga Road near  N 34° 54.4252  W 85° 16.3442 .


To reach this monument:
Parking is available at Wilder’s Tower on Vittetoe-Chickamauga Road. From there walk south to the monument. Addition parking is available in a second lot off of Glenn-Viniard Road.



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.







NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-1323.



Comments about this monument:
This monument was built in 1899. It is a 3' x 1'6" x 3'2" high, marker is a single block of granite, rock-faced at bottom and finished above, with a slanting top inscribed with "Kentucky" within a scroll and the unit's name.



Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on August 14, 2014. This page has been viewed 56 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 0 time(s) since then. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on August 14, 2014. Photos: 1, 2 were submitted on 08/14/2014 by Byron Hooks.


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