36th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker

Sept. 19-20, 1863

Battle of Chickamauga

36th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2009/08/05 13:41:01
1. 36th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker

36th Infantry
Lytle's Brigade
5 P.M. 19th to 3:30 A.M. 20th of September 1863.

36th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2009/08/05 13:41:01
2. 36th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker

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° 53.0136  W 85° 16.1013. Map it

The monument is located outside of the park.

Parking is available on Lee-Gordon Mill Circle near  N 34° 53.0017  W 85° 16.1046 .

Other nearby monuments on the battlefield

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Crittenden's Headquarters Shell Monument (Is only 45 feet away) ; Wood's Division Plaque (Is only 67 feet away) ; 3rd Georgia Cavalry Marker (Is only 79 feet away) ; 88th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker (Is only 99 feet away) ; Lytle's Brigade Plaque (about 115 feet away) ; 2nd Georgia Cavalry Marker (about 220 feet away) ; Buell's Brigade Plaque (about 294 feet away) ; 4th Georgia Cavalry Marker (about 305 feet away) ; Harker's Brigade Plaque (about 444 feet away) ; Twenty-First Army Corps Plaque (about 444 feet away) ; Thomas’ Corps sign (approx. 0.9 miles away) ; Hall's House (approx. 1.3 miles away) ; 65th Georgia Infantry Marker (approx. 1.3 miles away) ; Jeffress’ Virginia Battery Plaque (approx. 1.3 miles away) ; Gracie’s Brigade Plaque (approx. 1.3 miles away) . Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.

This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-683.

Comments about this monument:
This is a standard Illinois marker built in 1898. It is a 2'6" x 1'2" x 2'6" high rectangular slab of dark Quincy granite. Rock-faced sides; polished & inscribed front. "Illinois" is in large raised letters on beveled top. Marks unit's position from 5:00 p.m. 9/19/1863 to 3:30 a.m. 9/20/1863.


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