Monument

74th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker

Sept. 20, 1863, 6 P.M. to 7.30 P.M.

Battle of Chickamauga



74th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 13:47:33
1. 74th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker
 

Inscription:
44
Indiana
Seventy-Fourth Regiment Infantry.
(Chapman)
Second Brigade. (Croxton)
Third Division. (Brannan)
Fourteenth Corps. (Thomas)
Sunday, September 20th, 1863, 6 P.M.
to 7.30 P.M.



74th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 13:47:37
2. 74th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker
 


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



Distinguishing numbers/markings on the plaque:
[UL] 44


Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.6666  W 85° 16.1525. Map it

Parking is available on Vittetoe Road near  N 34° 55.6688  W 85° 16.1432 .


To reach this monument:
This marker to the 74th Indiana Infantry is located in the northwest section of the Chickamauga National Military Park, along a ridge called Snodgrass Hill. To view this historical marker drive to the parking area on Snodgrass Hill and the monument can be seen situated, along a walking trail, just west of the parking lot.



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.




Other monuments to the 74th Indiana Infantry Regiment on the battlefield





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-829.



Comments about this monument:
This standard Indiana regimental marker, built in 1898, consists of a 4' x 4' x 4'8" high rock-faced oolitic stone block with a peaked top and a 12" x 18" bronze plaque affixed to its front. It marker the units location on September 20, 1863 from 6 P.M. to 7.30 P.M.


74th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 13:47:22
3. 74th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker
 
74th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 13:47:37
4. 74th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on July 24, 2018. This page has been viewed 25 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 24, 2018. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4 were submitted on 07/24/2018 by Byron Hooks.


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