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 Battle of Chickamauga 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 46 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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