Monument

Hospital, 1st Division, 14th Corps Tablet

Battle of Chickamauga



Hospital, 1st Division, 14th Corps Plaque, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/02 15:20:03
1. Hospital, 1st Division, 14th Corps Plaque
 

Inscription:
HOSPITAL, 1st DIVISION, 14th CORPS UNION ARMY

Surgeon F. H. Gross, U.S. Volunteers,
Medical Director, 14th Army Corps.

Surgeon S. Marks, 10th Wisconsin Volunteers,
Medical Director, 1st Division, 14th Army Corps.


The Union Hospital, 1st Division 14th Corps was established on the morning of September 19 at Dyer’s house. A number of outbuildings supplemented by hospital tents were used to house the wounded. On the morning of the 20th owing to the advance of the Confederates it became necessary to evacuate this hospital, when all the wounded, and all hospital tents and supplies, except the tents of the 79th Pennsylvania were withdrawal to Chattanooga.




Hospital, 1st Division, 14th Corps Plaque, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/02 15:19:55
2. Hospital, 1st Division, 14th Corps Plaque
 


This monument markers the location of a hospital.


Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.0326  W 85° 16.1046. Map it

Parking is available on Dyer Road near  N 34° 55.0151  W 85° 16.0942 .



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Dyer House (MT-423T) (a few steps from this marker) ; Longstreet's Headquarters Shell Monument (MT-450) (about 142 feet away) ; Route of the Union Right Interpretative Sign (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Rout of the Union Right (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery G, Tablet (MT-929) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery G, Monument (MT-930) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry Regiment Monument (MT-1046) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Rosecrans' Headquarters Shell Monument (MT-451) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; 19th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-688A) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Dyer Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away) ; 35th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-798) (approx. 0.3 miles away) ; 7th Indiana Battery Marker (MT-742) (approx. 0.3 miles away) ; Dent's Alabama Battery Tablet (MT-1240) (approx. 0.3 miles away) ; Barnes’ Brigade Tablet (MT-542) (approx. 0.3 miles away) ; Buell's Brigade tablet (MT-559) (approx. 0.3 miles 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-449.



Comments about this monument:
The plaques on the Chickamauga Battlefield were installed by the War Department in 1890. This plaque is blue indicating it is for a Federal unit. Plaques are listed in the NPS List of Classified Structures as a batch input, Structure Number HS-Batch-3.


Hospital, 1st Division, 14th Corps Plaque, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/02 15:19:41
3. Hospital, 1st Division, 14th Corps Plaque
 
Hospital, 1st Division, 14th Corps Plaque, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/02 15:19:34
4. Hospital, 1st Division, 14th Corps Plaque
 



Classification:
Allegiance: Union
Type: Tablet (plaque)
Level: Corps
Military Arm: Other


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on August 10, 2014. This page has been viewed 201 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 2 time(s) since then. The page was last updated by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on August 12, 2017. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on August 10, 2014. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4 were submitted on 08/10/2014 by Byron Hooks.


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