Monument

24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Marker

Nov. 25th, 1863

Battle of Missionary Ridge



24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:17:21
1. 24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Marker
 

Inscription:
Wisconsin
24th Infantry
1st Brigade
2nd Division
4th Corps.
Nov. 25th, 1863,
5 P.M.



24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:17:11
2. 24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment 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° 1.1198  W 85° 15.8476. Map it


To reach this monument:
Park in the Bragg Reservation parking lot, the marker is a short walk from there.



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Missionary Ridge Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Dawson's Georgia Battery Tablet (Is only 82 feet away) ; 88th Illinois Infantry Marker (MT-174) (about 123 feet away) ; Sherman's Brigade (HS-Batch-3) (about 193 feet away) ; 74th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-169) (about 292 feet away) ; Johnson's Division Sign (about 537 feet away) ; Adams' Brigade Tablet (about 552 feet away) ; 19th Illinois Infantry Monument (MT-153) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; 19th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-152) (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. 0.1 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.


Distinctive geographic/terrain features at the markers location:
Missionary Ridge





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-338A.



Comments about this monument:
This marker is a 3' x 1' x 4', this rock-faced, single-piece granite marker has "Wisconsin" in raised letters on its top and an inscription on its smooth-faced front. Marks unit's position at 5:00 p.m. on November 25, 1863.


24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:17:08
3. 24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Marker
 
24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:10:55
4. 24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Marker
Looking east from near the entrance to the parking lot. The marker is on the left (north) just past the driveway.  
24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:17:26
5. 24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Marker
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on April 15, 2016. This page has been viewed 399 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 0 time(s) since then. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on April 15, 2016. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 were submitted on 04/15/2016 by Byron Hooks.


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