Monument

Dent's Alabama Battery (CSA) Sign

Sept. 20, 1863

Battle of Chickamauga



Dent's Alabama Battery (CSA) Sign, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:10:42
1. Dent's Alabama Battery (CSA) Sign
 

Inscription:
C. S. A.
Dent’s Ala. Battery, 2 Guns.
Deas’ Brig., Hindman’s Div.
Sept. 20, 1863, Sunset.
Capt. S. H. Dent



Dent's Alabama Battery (CSA) Sign, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:10:24
2. Dent's Alabama Battery (CSA) Sign
 




Location of the monument:
This monument is Not visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.5911  W 85° 16.3739. Map it

Parking is available on Snodgrass Field Road off of Vittetoe Road near  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.



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.



Distinctive geographic/terrain features at the markers location:
Wooded path


Other monuments to the Dent's Alabama Artillery Company/Battery on the battlefield





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-1240A.



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


Dent's Alabama Battery (CSA) Sign, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:10:30
3. Dent's Alabama Battery (CSA) Sign
 



Classification:
Allegiance: Confederate
Type: Tablet (plaque)
Level: Company/Battery
Military Arm: Artillery


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on March 15, 2015. This page has been viewed 222 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 May 31, 2015. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on March 15, 2015. Photos: 1, 2, 3 were submitted on 03/15/2015 by Byron Hooks.


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