Monument

113th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument

Sept. 20, 1863

Battle of Chickamauga



113th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:32:14
1. 113th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 
Inscription:
113th
Ohio Infantry,
Mitchell’s Brigade,
Steedman’s Division,
Reserve Corps.

Inscription on the rear of the monument:

To the Memory of 131 Killed, Wounded and missing of the 113th Regiment Ohio Infantry.

Sept. 20th, 1863, the left center of Mitchell’s Brigade, Steedman’s Division.

This position was gained by assault about 2:00 P. M. and held against all attacks until the Army retired at sundown.



113th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:32:25
2. 113th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 


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




Location of the monument:
This monument is Not visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.614  W 85° 16.416. Map it

Parking is available on Snodgrass Field Road off of Vittetoe Road at  N 34° 55.6517   W 85° 16.1244


To reach this monument:
From the parking area on Snodgrass Hill, head west pass the monuments on the hilltop. A trail will continue to the west near the 87th Indiana and the 2nd Minnesota monuments.


Distinctive geographic/terrain features at the markers location:
Woods




NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-1032.



Comments about this monument:
This monument was built in 1894. C. H. Niehaus was the sculptor and E. F. Carr Co., of Quincy, MA, was the Architect. The monument is a 12' polished granite obelisk on 6'8" square rock-faced base. Pedestal features acorn carved in relief; shaft has raised lettering front and bronze tablet rear, set off by moldings of bundled fasces.


113th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear), click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:32:37
3. 113th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear)
 
113th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument  (rear), click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:32:41
4. 113th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear)
 
113th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear), click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:32:45
5. 113th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear)
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on May 31, 2015. This page has been viewed 84 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 0 time(s) since then. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on May 31, 2015. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 were submitted on 05/31/2015 by Byron Hooks.


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