Mc Nair’s Brigade Johnson’s Division, Longstreet’s Corps. Brig. Gen. Evander Mc Nair. Col. David Coleman. September 20, 1863, 11:20 A. M.
1st Arkansas Rifles, Dismounted. || Col. Robert W. Harper. |
| || Lieut. Col. D. H. Reynolds. |
| 2d Arkansas Rifles, Dismounted. || Col. J. A. Williamson. |
|15th Arkansas, ||Lieut.
Col. Eli Hufstedler. |
|4th and 31st Arkansas, and 4th Arkansas Battalion, || |
|(Consolidated) || Maj. J. A. Ross. |
| 39th North Carolina, ||Col. David Coleman. |
(South Carolina) Battery, ||Capt. J. F. Culpeper. |
This brigade the right of the division advanced at 11:10 A. M. from the first crest east of the Lafayette Road. It reached this position under a heavy flank fire of artillery
and infantry. The Union troops immediately in front while withdrawing to their left leaving a gap were struck in flank and rear and driven in disorder. Upon reaching the Dyer Field the Brigade charged a crossed it upon batteries posted on the crest north and
west of the Dyer house.
This monument is
visible from the road. It is located at
N 34° 55.1298 W 85° 15.6462.
Parking is available on Lafayette Road
N 34° 55.0587 W 85° 15.619
To reach this monument:
The tablet is on the west side of Lafayette Road in the north edge of the Brotherton House. Parking is available at the Brotherton House. From there walk to the marker, Lafayette Road pass through the park and most traffic is thru traffic.
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This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure
The condition of the monument was first reported on 3/2/2011.
The plaque has been broken and repaired and is in good condition.
One or more plaques are missing.
This plaque is red indicating it is for a Confederate Unit.
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