Monument

John W. Bull Memorial Marker

Battle of Chickamauga



John W. Bull Memorial Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:58:04
1. John W. Bull Memorial Marker
 

Inscription:
JNO. W. BULL
Co. K. 3, Tenn.
BORN
Sept. 21, 1842,
Killed in battle
Sept. 20, 1863.



John W. Bull Memorial Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:57:40
2. John W. Bull Memorial Marker
 


Classification
Allegiance: Confederate
Type: Other
Level: Individual
Military Arm: None Selected


This monument markers the location of a were the solder was killed or wounded.


Location of the monument:
This monument is Not visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.4629  W 85° 16.470. Map it


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. Follow this path until you reach a clearing. A path will lead to the west (straight) near the 78th Illinois and the 121st Ohio monuments. Follow this path to the monument for the 121st Ohio. Turn left (south) and follow the path to the plaque for Manigault's Brigade (CSA). Pass the plaque for Manigault's Brigade (CSA) until you reach another path on you left. This path will lead to the plaque for Johnson's Brigade (CSA). This plaque can also be reached from Vittatoe Road.



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

York’s Georgia Battery, Battery E Monument (MT-1274) (Is only 62 feet away) ; Gregg’s Brigade Plaque (MT-1161) (about 146 feet away) ; Johnson’s Brigade Tablet (MT-1176) (about 183 feet away) ; York’s (Georgia) Battery Plaque (MT-1273) (about 185 feet away) ; Johnson’s Brigade Tablet (MT-1175) (about 200 feet away) ; McNair’s Brigade Plaque (MT-1196) (about 228 feet away) ; Dent’s Alabama Battery Tablet (MT-1241) (about 263 feet away) ; McNair's Brigade Tablet (MT-1195) (about 500 feet away) ; Johnson's Division Tablet (MT-1102) (about 504 feet away) ; Johnson's Brigade Tablet (MT-1174) (about 506 feet away) ; Manigault’s Brigade Tablet (MT-1202) (about 553 feet away) ; George W. Landrum Memorial Monument (MT-423) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; Manigault's Brigade Tablet (MT-1201) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; Hindman's Division Tablet (MT-1090) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; Battery M, 1st Illinois Light Artillery Monument (MT-665) (approx. 0.2 miles away) . Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.


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





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-446.



Comments about this monument:
This memorial to John W. Bull is 1' x 4" x 3'6" high, inscribed, marble, tombstone-type marker that indicates spot where Bull was killed during the Battle of Chickamauga.


John W. Bull Memorial Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:57:59
3. John W. Bull Memorial Marker
 
John W. Bull Memorial Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 13:57:54
4. John W. Bull Memorial Marker
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on May 20, 2016. This page has been viewed 191 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 23, 2016. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4 were submitted on 05/23/2016 by Byron Hooks.


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