Monument

York’s Georgia Battery

Sept. 20, 1863

Battle of Chickamauga



York’s Georgia Battery, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:35:24
1. York’s Georgia Battery
 

Inscription:
C. S. A.
York’s Ga. Battery 2 Guns
Fulton’s Brig. Johnson’s Div.
Sept. 20, 1863. Sunset.
Lieut. W. S. Everett.



York’s Georgia Battery, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:35:16
2. York’s Georgia Battery
 




Location of the monument:
This monument is Not visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.6206  W 85° 16.4334. Map it

Parking is available on Snodgrass Field Road off of Vittetoe Road near  N 34° 55.614  W 85° 16.416 .


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.



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.



Distinctive geographic/terrain features at the markers location:
Woods


Other monuments to the York's Georgia Artillery Company/Battery on the battlefield





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-1273B.



Comments about this monument:
This sign is red indicating a Confederate Unit.


York’s Georgia Battery, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:34:56
3. York’s Georgia Battery
 



Classification:
Allegiance: Confederate
Type: Sign (Structure)
Level: Company/Battery
Military Arm: Artillery


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on May 31, 2015. This page has been viewed 243 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 were submitted on 05/31/2015 by Byron Hooks.


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