64th Ohio Infantry. Harker's Brig., Sheridan's Div., 4th Corps. Col. Alexander McIlvain. Nov. 25, 1863.
The regiment took part with its Brigade in the operations of Nov. 23
and in the assault on Missionary Ridge on the 25th, reaching the summit at this point.
It immediately joined in the pursuit, advancing first to the next ridge on the east, from which the enemy was driven, and subsequently during the during the
night to the Chickamauga River at Bird's Mill. From this latter point it returned during the afternoon of the 26th.
Casualties: Killed, 1 Officer, 1 Man: Wounded, 5 Officers, 25 Men; Total 32.
This monument is
visible from the road. It is located at
N 35° 1.2152 W 85° 15.7636.
Parking is available on S. Crest Road, Bragg's Reservation
N 35° 1.1682 W 85° 15.7749
To reach this monument:
Take S Crest Rd. to Bragg's Reservation. Turn into the lot and park in the designated area. From there, walk to the marker.
Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Missionary Ridge Battlefield.
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure
Built in 1908.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:40:36
3. 64th Ohio Infantry Regiment Tablet
Front to Rear / Havis’ Georgia Battery, 64th Ohio, 65th Ohio and 22nd Illinois
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