Stovall’s Brigade. Breckinridge’s Division, Hall’s Corps. Brig. Gen. Marcellus A. Stovall. Sept. 20, 1863, 10:30 A. M.
|1st, and 3rd, Florida, ||Col. Wm. S. Dilworth.
|4th Florida, ||Col. W. L. L. Bowen. |
|47th, Georgia, ||Capt. Wm. S. Phillips. |
|60th, North Carolina, ||Lieut. Col. James M. Ray. |
|Mebane’s Tenn. Battery, ||Capt.
John W. Mebane. |
This brigade being the center of Breckinridge’s Division, advanced from a line about 700 yards northeast of the Kelly field at 9:30 A.M. and reached this position about 10 o’clock, encountering and driving in two
lines of skirmishers. Here it changed direction to face south, and with its right on the Lafayette road, and Adams’ brigade in line with it west of the road, advanced into the Kelly field, passing the left flank of the union line and gaining its rear.
This monument is
visible from the road. It is located at
N 34° 56.2422 W 85° 15.549.
Parking is available on Lafayette Road
N 34° 56.268 W 85° 15.5295
There is also a gravel lot on the west side of Lafayette Road.
Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure
The plaques on the Chickamauga Battlefield were installed by the War Department in 1890. This plaque is red indicating it is for a Confederate unit. Plaques are listed in the NPS List of Classified Structures as a batch input, Structure Number HS-Batch-3.
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