Monument

11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument

Battle of Chickamauga



11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 14:33:38
1. 11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 
Inscription:
11th. Ohio Infantry,
Turchin's Brigade,
Reynolds's Division,
14th. Army Corps.

Inscription on the rear of the monument:

This Regiment, Colonel Philander P. Lane commanding, from 3:00 P.M. till 6:00 P.M. of the 19th of September 1863, was engaged about 1000 yards east of the Rossville Road, near the Brock Field; about 4:30 P.M. it participated in a charge made by its Brigade, which resulted in a repulse of the enemy and the capture of some prisoners.

September 20th, occupied this position from 7:00 A.M. till 5:30 P.M. when ordered to retire to Rossville. It with the Brigade charged upon the enemy about 6:00 P.M. near McDonald's House, resulting in the capture of 250 prisoners.

Numbered engaged, Commissioned Officer's 20: Enlisted Men 413: Total 433. Loss, Killed 5: Wounded 36: Captured or Missing 22: Total 63.



11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 14:33:46
2. 11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 


Classification
Allegiance: Union
Type: Monument
Level: Regiment
Military Arm: Infantry




Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.5989  W 85° 15.4206. Map it

Parking is available on Battleline Rd. .



Other nearby monuments on the battlefield

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Reynold's Division Plaque (Is only 29 feet away) ; 36th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (Is only 51 feet away) ; 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery F, Monument (about 148 feet away) ; 10th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 161 feet away) ; 9th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 175 feet away) ; Grose's Brigade Plaque (about 192 feet away) ; 24th Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (about 192 feet away) ; 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (about 199 feet away) ; Texas State Monument (about 202 feet away) ; 6th Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (about 204 feet away) ; 124th Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (about 220 feet away) ; 74th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 223 feet away) ; 23rd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker (about 226 feet away) ; Hazen's Brigade Plaque (about 226 feet away) ; 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery F, Plaque (about 233 feet away) . Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.



Other monuments to the 11th Ohio Infantry Regiment on the battlefield





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-959.



Comments about this monument:
This monument was built in 1894, C, H, Niehaus, the Architect was Vermont Granite Co., Barre, VT. The monument is 6'8" x 6'8" x 14', Rock-faced octagonal base supports octagonal pedestal with bronze state seal. Cylindrical shaft has raised letter inscription & is topped by rounded capstone carved with leaves & a large carved acorn


11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 14:33:48
3. 11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
The acorn on top of the moment. 
11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear), click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 14:34:06
4. 11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear)
 
11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear), click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 14:34:08
5. 11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear)
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on May 25, 2017. This page has been viewed 7 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 0 time(s) since then. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on May 25, 2017. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 were submitted on 05/25/2017 by Byron Hooks.


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