Monument

41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument

Battle of Chickamauga



41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 10:09:58
1. 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 

Inscription:
41st Ohio Infantry
Col. Aquila Wiley, Comdg.
Hazen’s Brigade, Palmer’s Div.,
21st Army Corps.

Inscription on the rear of the monument:

Sept. 19th, 1863, this Regiment occupied this position from 12:30 to 3:00 P.M., when it was relieved and ordered to the Rossville Road to replenish ammunition. At 4:30 P.M. was ordered to reinforce VanCleve, in the field south of the Brotherton house. Was engaged there and to the west of that position till 5:30 P.M., when the enemy having retired east of the road, it at 6 PM rejoined its brigade near Poe House.


Sept. 20th, occupied position in first line of battle, east of Kelly Field, on right of monument of Battery F, 1st O.L.A., from daylight till 2:00 P.M., when it was relieved and ordered into position about 200 yards west of Kelly House, facing South. At 3:00 P.M. was ordered to Snodgrass Hill, where it reinforced the 125th Ohio. Assisted in repulse of all subsequent assaults on that position. About 7:00 P.M. retired to Rossville.


No. Engaged 360: killed and mortally wounded 19: additionally wounded 87: captured or missing 9, of whom six were also wounded: total 115.




41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 10:11:16
2. 41st 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° 55.136  W 85° 14.897. 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.



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


Other monuments to the 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment on the battlefield





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-998.



Comments about this monument:
Located in Brock's Field. This monument was designed by C. H. Niehaus in 1894. It is 8' x 8' x 16' smooth-finished monument has double step base supporting square plan shaft with molded base and capital. Granite relief of soldier at parade rest on front; raised letter unit information on base.


41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 10:11:12
3. 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 
41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 10:11:25
4. 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 
41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 10:11:12
5. 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument
 
41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear), click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 10:11:39
6. 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear)
 
41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (Rear), click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 10:11:49
7. 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (Rear)
 
41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear), click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 10:11:50
8. 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (rear)
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on June 18, 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 18, 2017. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 were submitted on 06/18/2017 by Byron Hooks.


Resources