Monument

3rd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Volunteers) Marker

Sept. 20, 1863

Battle of Chickamauga



3rd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Volunteers) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 13:12:08
1. 3rd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Volunteers) Marker
 

Inscription:
3rd
Kentucky
Inf. U.S. vols.



Monuments on Snodgrass Hill, Chattanooga National Military Park., click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 13:01:11
2. Monuments on Snodgrass Hill, Chattanooga National Military Park.
 


Classification
Allegiance: Union
Type: Marker
Level: Regiment
Military Arm: Infantry




Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.7704  W 85° 16.0538. Map it

Parking is available on Viniard Road near  N 34° 55.758  W 85° 16.074 .


To reach this monument:
To view this monument drive to the parking area in front of the Snodgrass House and the monument can be seen situated in the field just to the northeast of the Snodgrass House.



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Sirwell's Brigade (USA) Tablet (MT-629) (a few steps from this marker) ; Harker's Brigade Tablet (MT-595) (Is only 27 feet away) ; 37th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-803) (Is only 40 feet away) ; Wood's Division, Crittenden's Corps. Tablet (MT-537) (Is only 52 feet away) ; 65th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (MT-1012) (about 108 feet away) ; 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-999) (about 122 feet away) ; 4th U.S. Artillery, Battery I, Monument (MT-1057) (about 130 feet away) ; 64th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (MT-1009) (about 163 feet away) ; Hazen's Brigade Tablet (MT-601) (about 175 feet away) ; 125th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment Monument (MT-1037) (about 182 feet away) ; 9th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-773) (about 184 feet away) ; 4th U.S. Artillery, Battery I, Tablet (MT-1055) (about 226 feet away) ; Dick's Brigade Tablet (MT-583) (about 255 feet away) ; 68th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-844) (about 259 feet away) ; Agony of the Wounded (about 270 feet 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-864.



Comments about this monument:
Kentucky was a boarder state. Men from Kentucky formed units that severed in both the Confederate and in the Federal Armies.

This standard Kentucky regimental marker, built in 1899, consists of a 1'8" x 1'2" x 3'2" high, marker is a single block of granite, rock-faced at bottom and finished above, with a slanting top inscribed with "Kentucky" within a scroll and the unit's name.


3rd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Volunteers) Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 13:12:03
3. 3rd Kentucky Infantry Regiment (US Volunteers) Marker
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on June 16, 2018. This page has been viewed 17 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 16, 2018. Photos: 1, 2, 3 were submitted on 06/16/2018 by Byron Hooks.


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