Monument

31st Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker

Sept. 19, 1863

Battle of Chickamauga



Thirty-First Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 10:07:59
1. Thirty-First Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker
 

Inscription:
Tennessee
31st Regt. Infty.
Strahl’s Brigade
Cheatham’s Div.
2:30 P. M. Sept. 19, 1863



Thirty-First Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 10:08:02
2. Thirty-First Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker
 


Classification
Allegiance: Confederate
Type: Marker
Level: Regiment
Military Arm: Infantry




Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.1203  W 85° 14.8666. Map it

Parking is available on Brotherton Road near  N 34° 55.2299  W 85° 14.9087 .



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (MT-998) (about 179 feet away) ; 33rd Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-1406) (about 223 feet away) ; Scott's Tennessee Battery (CSA) Sign (MT-1370-A) (about 278 feet away) ; Cheatham’s Division Tablet (MT-1091) (about 313 feet away) ; Strahl's Brigade Plaque (MT-1216) (about 317 feet away) ; Smith’s Brigade Plaque (MT-1210) (about 323 feet away) ; Scott's Tennessee Battery (CSA) Marker (MT-1371) (about 327 feet away) ; Scott's Tennessee Battery Plaque (MT-1370) (about 335 feet away) ; Turchin's Brigade Plaque (MT-640) (about 340 feet away) ; 24th Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-1396) (about 572 feet away) ; 12th & 47th Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-1386) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; Turchin's Brigade Plaque (MT-639) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; 11th Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-961) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; 92nd Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-1020) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; 36th Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-995) (approx. 0.2 miles away) . Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.


Distinctive geographic/terrain features at the markers location:
Farm Field





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-1404.



Comments about this monument:
Built in 1898, this is a standard Tennessee marker. It is 1'6" wide x 1' deep x 3' high, the marker is a rectangular block of smooth-faced Tennessee gray marble inscribed on the front. Marks the unit's position on September 19, 1863, at 2:30 p.m.


Thirty-First Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 10:07:36
3. Thirty-First Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on June 18, 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 June 18, 2017. Photos: 1, 2, 3 were submitted on 06/18/2017 by Byron Hooks.


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