Monument

Route of Croxton’s Brigade Sign

Sept. 19, 1863

Battle of Chickamauga



Route of Croxton’s Brigade Sign, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/02 11:44:51
1. Route of Croxton’s Brigade Sign
 
Inscription:
Route of Croxton’s Brig.
To opening of battle.
Sept. 19, 1863



Route of Croxton’s Brigade and To Opening of battle Signs, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/02 11:44:47
2. Route of Croxton’s Brigade and To Opening of battle Signs
 


Classification
Allegiance: Not applicable
Type: Directional sign
Level: Other
Military Arm: None Selected




Location of the monument:
This monument is Not visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.6471  W 85° 15.4621. Map it

Parking is available on Battleline Road near  N 34° 55.6263  W 85° 15.3858 .


To reach this monument:
Located in the woods near the south west corner of the Kelly Field. The sign is near the Edward A. King Memorial Shell Monument.



Other nearby monuments on the battlefield

There are 15 monuments nearby.

To Opening of the Battle Sign. (Is only 58 feet away) ; Edward A. King Memorial Shell Monument (about 125 feet away) ; 6th Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker (about 126 feet away) ; 74th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 136 feet away) ; 10th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 140 feet away) ; 23rd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Vols) Marker (about 151 feet away) ; Hazen's Brigade Plaque (about 151 feet away) ; Grose's Brigade Plaque (about 174 feet away) ; 24th Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (about 174 feet away) ; 6th Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (about 203 feet away) ; 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (about 204 feet away) ; 124th Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (about 210 feet away) ; 20th Battery, Ohio Light Artillery Plaque (about 294 feet away) ; 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery F, Monument (about 329 feet away) ; 36th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (about 335 feet away) . Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.


Distinctive geographic/terrain features at the markers location:
Wooded





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-566B.


Route of Croxton’s Brigade Sign (delete), click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2009/09/24 12:02:36
3. Route of Croxton’s Brigade Sign (delete)
Older picture of the same sign. 
Route of Croxton’s Brigade Sign, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2009/09/24 12:02:36
4. Route of Croxton’s Brigade Sign
Older picture of the same sign. 
Directional sign on Battleline Road., click photo to enlarge.
By Dale K. Benington, on
5. Directional sign on Battleline Road.
Directional sign for the Edward A. King, mortuary monument on Battleline Road. 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on July 16, 2017. This page has been viewed 3 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 0 time(s) since then. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on July 16, 2017. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 were submitted on 07/16/2017 by Byron Hooks.


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