Monument

2nd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker

Battle of Chickamauga



2nd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 13:53:01
1. 2nd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker
 
Inscription:
2nd
Kentucky
Inf. U.S. Vols.




2nd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 13:52:53
2. 2nd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker
View N, the monuments to the 90th Ohio and the 1st Kentucky are visible in the background. 


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° 55.694  W 85° 15.3442. 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 33 feet away) ; 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery B, Plaque (Is only 59 feet away) ; 1st Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker (Is only 71 feet away) ; 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery B, Monument (Is only 74 feet away) ; Palmer's Division Plaque (Is only 89 feet away) ; Cruft's Brigade Plaque (about 161 feet away) ; 31st Indiana Infantry Regiment Monument (about 168 feet away) ; 89th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker (about 264 feet away) ; Willich's Brigade Plaque (about 303 feet away) ; 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery F, Plaque (about 460 feet away) ; 6th Indiana Infantry Regiment Monument (about 466 feet away) ; 10th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 516 feet away) ; 9th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 523 feet away) ; Texas State Monument (about 524 feet away) ; 124th Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (about 530 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-863.



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.


2nd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 13:52:42
3. 2nd 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 33 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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