Monument

S. Beatty's Brigade Tablet

Sept. 20, 1863 Afternoon

Battle of Chickamauga



Beatty's Brigade Tablet, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 10:37:12
1. Beatty's Brigade Tablet
 

Inscription:
Beatty's Brigade
Van Cleve’s Division, Crittenden’s Corps.
Brig. Gen. Samuel Beatty.
Sept. 20, 1863, Afternoon

79th Indiana, Col. Frederick Knefler
9th Kentucky, Col. George H. Cram.
17th Kentucky, Col. Alexander M. Stout.
19th Ohio, Lieut. Col. Henry G. Stratton.

About 12:30 P.M. parts of the 9th and 17th Kentucky under their commanding officers with officers and men of the 19th Ohio and 79th Indiana in all from 33o to 360 men were rallied at and near this point and with other troops held this position until withdrawn about dark.




Beatty's Brigade Tablet, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 10:37:04
2. Beatty's Brigade Tablet
 


Classification
Allegiance: Union
Type: Tablet (plaque)
Level: Brigade
Military Arm: Combined Arms




Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.6289  W 85° 16.0714. Map it

Parking is available on Vittetoe Road near  N 34° 55.6517  W 85° 16.1244 .



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.



Distinctive geographic/terrain features at the markers location:
Snodgrass Hill


Other monuments to the S. Beatty's Brigade on the battlefield





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-553.



Comments about this monument:
This plaque is blue indicating that it is for a Federal Unit.


Beatty's Brigade Tablet, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 10:37:08
3. Beatty's Brigade Tablet
 
Beatty's Brigade Tablet and 17th KY Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/04/13 10:36:14
4. Beatty's Brigade Tablet and 17th KY Marker
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on February 12, 2015. This page has been viewed 119 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 3 time(s) since then. The page was last updated by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on October 10, 2018. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on February 12, 2015. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4 were submitted on 02/12/2015 by Byron Hooks.


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