Monument

18th Kentucky (USA) Marker

Battle of Chickamauga



18th Kentucky (USA) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 15:41:57
1. 18th Kentucky (USA) Marker
 
Inscription:
18th
Kentucky
Inf. U.S. Vols.



18th Kentucky (USA) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 15:42:00
2. 18th Kentucky (USA) Marker
 


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° 55.5526  W 85° 15.4315. Map it

Parking is available on Battleline Road .



Other nearby monuments on the battlefield

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Turchin's Brigade Plaque (here, next to this marker) ; 92nd Ohio Infantry Monument (Is only 32 feet away) ; 21st Battery, Indiana Light Artillery Plaque (about 159 feet away) ; 21st Indiana Battery (USA) Monument (about 163 feet away) ; Reynold's Division Plaque (about 196 feet away) ; Eufaula Alabama Artillery Plaque (about 201 feet away) ; Reynold's Division Plaque (about 258 feet away) ; 36th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (about 270 feet away) ; 11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (about 287 feet away) ; 36th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 336 feet away) ; 75th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 364 feet away) ; 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (about 392 feet away) ; 6th Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (about 394 feet away) ; Deshler’s Brigade Plaque (about 411 feet away) ; 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery F, Monument (about 429 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-873.



Comments about this monument:
This standard Kentucky regimental marker, built in 1899, consists of 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.


18th Kentucky (USA) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 15:41:50
3. 18th Kentucky (USA) Marker
 
18th Kentucky (USA) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/02/23 15:40:30
4. 18th Kentucky (USA) Marker
View looking north along Battleline Road 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on June 01, 2017. This page has been viewed 8 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 0 time(s) since then. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on June 01, 2017. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4 were submitted on 06/01/2017 by Byron Hooks.


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