Monument

36th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument

Battle of Chickamauga



36th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 15:34:04
1. 36th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 
Inscription:
36th. Ohio Infantry
Turchin's Brigade
Reynold's Division
14th. Army Corps.

Text from the plaque affixed to the front of the monument:

September 19, 1863. This Regiment, Colonel William G. Jones commanding, was engaged from 4:00 P.M. till 6:00 P.M. in and near the Brock Field: about 4:30 P.M. making a charge and taking some prisoners, Colonel Jones being wounded, Lieutenant Colonel Devol assumed command.

September 20th. This position was held by the Regiment from 7:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. when it was ordered to retire to Rossville. In executing this order the Regiment with the rest of the Brigade, charged the enemy then extending across the road near McDonald house driving them and capturing about 250 prisoners. Loss, killed 12. Including Colonel Jones commanding; wounded 65; captured or missing 14; total 91.



36th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 15:33:56
2. 36th 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° 55.5105  W 85° 15.4486. Map it

Parking is available on Battleline Road .



Other nearby monuments on the battlefield

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Reynold's Division Plaque (Is only 74 feet away) ; Eufaula Alabama Artillery Plaque (about 109 feet away) ; 21st Indiana Battery (USA) Monument (about 114 feet away) ; 21st Battery, Indiana Light Artillery Plaque (about 119 feet away) ; Turchin's Brigade Plaque (about 270 feet away) ; 18th Kentucky (USA) Marker (about 270 feet away) ; 92nd Ohio Infantry Monument (about 288 feet away) ; Alabama State Monument (about 291 feet away) ; 4th Battalion Georgia Sharpshooters Marker (about 449 feet away) ; 75th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 463 feet away) ; Reynold's Division Plaque (about 527 feet away) ; 4th U. S. Artillery, Battery H, Plaque (about 552 feet away) ; 11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (about 556 feet away) ; 101st Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 557 feet away) ; 36th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (approx. 0.1 miles away) . Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.



Other monuments to the 36th Ohio Infantry Regiment on the battlefield





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-994.



Comments about this monument:
This monument was designed by C. H. Niehaus, sculptor, Smith Granite Co., Westerly, RI, was the architect and was built in 1894. The monument is 7'3" x 4' x 8', has a smooth-faced base and battered, coursed, quarry-faced shaft with lettered bronze panel. Pediment-like capstone has acorn carved in relief.


36th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 15:34:11
3. 36th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 
36th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear), click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 15:34:20
4. 36th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear)
Ohio's state seal 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on May 31, 2017. This page has been viewed 10 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 31, 2017. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4 were submitted on 05/31/2017 by Byron Hooks.


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