Monument

88th Illinois Infantry Marker

Battle of Missionary Ridge



88th Illinois Infantry Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:15:50
1. 88th Illinois Infantry Marker
 

Inscription:
Illinois

88th Infantry,
1st Brigade,
2d Division,
4th Corps.
Nov. 25, 1863, 5 P.M.




88th Illinois Infantry Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:15:37
2. 88th Illinois Infantry Marker
 


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




Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 35° 1.1202  W 85° 15.8724. Map it

Parking is available on 195 South Crest Road, Chattanooga, TN .



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Missionary Ridge Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Sherman's Brigade (HS-Batch-3) (Is only 74 feet away) ; 24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-338A) (about 123 feet away) ; 74th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-169) (about 187 feet away) ; Dawson's Georgia Battery Tablet (about 201 feet away) ; Johnson's Division Sign (about 462 feet away) ; Adams' Brigade Tablet (about 477 feet away) ; 19th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-152) (about 543 feet away) ; 19th Illinois Infantry Monument (MT-153) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; 65th Ohio Infantry Regiment Tablet (MT-297) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; 64th Ohio Infantry Regiment Tablet (MT-296) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; 125th Ohio Infantry Regiment Tablet (MT-319) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Strahl's Brigade Tablet (HS-Batch-3) (approx. 0.5 miles away) ; Carlin's Brigade tablet (approx. 0.5 miles away) ; 38th Indiana Infantry Regiment Tablet (MT-188) (approx. 0.6 miles away) ; Johnson's Division - Right flank (HS-Batch-3) (approx. 0.7 miles away) . Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.




Other monuments to the 88th Illinois Infantry Regiment on others battlefields:

Battle of Chickamauga
88th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker

Map all monument to 88th Illinois Infantry Regiment.



NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-174.



Comments about this monument:
The marker is a 2'6" x 1'2" x 2'6" high rectangular slab of dark Quincy granite. Rock-faced sides; polished & inscribed front. "Illinois" is in large raised letters on beveled top. Marks unit's participation in Battle of Missionary Ridge.


88th Illinois Infantry Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:13:09
3. 88th Illinois Infantry Marker
 
88th Illinois Infantry Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:15:38
4. 88th Illinois Infantry Marker
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on April 01, 2016. This page has been viewed 215 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 April 09, 2016. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on April 02, 2016. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4 were submitted on 04/11/2016 by Byron Hooks.


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