Monument

1st Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker

Battle of Chickamauga



1st Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 13:49:17
1. 1st Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker
 
Inscription:
1st
Kentucky
Inf. U.S. Vols.




1st Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 13:49:02
2. 1st Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker
View SW, the 90th Ohio monument is visible in the distance. 


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 34° 55.7043  W 85° 15.3373. Map it

Parking is available on Battleline Road near  N 34° 55.668  W 85° 15.3558 .
One of many paves pull outs located along the length of Battleline Road.



Other nearby monuments on the battlefield

There are 15 monuments nearby.

90th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (Is only 52 feet away) ; 2nd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker (Is only 71 feet away) ; 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery B, Plaque (about 123 feet away) ; 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery B, Monument (about 145 feet away) ; Palmer's Division Plaque (about 158 feet away) ; 89th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker (about 195 feet away) ; Willich's Brigade Plaque (about 232 feet away) ; Cruft's Brigade Plaque (about 232 feet away) ; 31st Indiana Infantry Regiment Monument (about 240 feet away) ; 6th Indiana Infantry Regiment Monument (about 396 feet away) ; Johnson's Division Palque (about 480 feet away) ; 5th Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker (about 489 feet away) ; 5th Indiana Battery Palque (about 492 feet away) ; 5th Indiana Battery Monument (about 494 feet away) ; 32nd Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 501 feet away) . Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.






NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-862.



Comments about this monument:
This is a standard Kentucky marker, built in 1899. It is a 1'8" x 1'2" x 3'2" high, marker is a single block of granite, rock-faced at bottom and finished above, with a slanting top inscribed with "Kentucky" within a scroll and the unit's name.


1st Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 13:49:11
3. 1st Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on January 26, 2017. This page has been viewed 43 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 0 time(s) since then. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on January 26, 2017. Photos: 1, 2, 3 were submitted on 01/26/2017 by Byron Hooks.


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