Monument

3rd Missouri Infantry Regiment Marker

Nov. 25, 1863, night

Battle of Missionary Ridge



3rd Missouri Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:27:10
1. 3rd Missouri Infantry Regiment Marker
 

Inscription:
3rd. Mo. INFTY.
U.S.A.
Near This Point
Night of Nov. 25, 1863



3rd Missouri Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:26:56
2. 3rd Missouri Infantry Regiment Marker
Line of markers along Ridge Ave in Bragg's Reservation 




Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 35° 1.149  W 85° 15.773. Map it

Parking is available on Ridge Road near  N 35° 1.152  W 85° 15.792 .
NPS parking area on Ridge Avenue.


To reach this monument:
In the the Bragg Reservation, on South Crest Road, Chattanooga, TN.



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Missionary Ridge Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Woods' Brigade Tablet (MT-142) (Is only 68 feet away) ; Dawson's Georgia Battery Tablet (MT-408) (about 330 feet away) ; 65th Ohio Infantry Regiment Tablet (MT-297) (about 341 feet away) ; 64th Ohio Infantry Regiment Tablet (MT-296) (about 405 feet away) ; 24th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-338A) (about 412 feet away) ; 88th Illinois Infantry Marker (MT-174) (about 525 feet away) ; 125th Ohio Infantry Regiment Tablet (MT-319) (about 579 feet away) ; Sherman's Brigade Tablet (MT-127) (about 598 feet away) ; 74th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-169) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; 19th Illinois Infantry Monument (MT-153) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Johnson's Division Left Flank (MT-88) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Adams' Brigade Tablet (MT-365.) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; 19th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-152) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Strahl's Brigade Tablet (MT-389) (approx. 0.5 miles away) ; Carlin's Brigade Tablet (MT-107) (approx. 0.6 miles away) ; Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.


Distinctive geographic/terrain features at the markers location:
Missionary Ridge





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-208.



Comments about this monument:
This is a standard Missouri marker. It is a simple 15" x 15" x 3' marble shaft with a slanting inscribed top marking unit's position after the battle, November 25, 1863. Erected in 1895


Entrance to Bragg's Reservation, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2015/03/23 14:18:26
3. Entrance to Bragg's Reservation
 



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


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on June 19, 2019. This page has been viewed 116 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 19, 2019. Photos: 1, 2, 3 were submitted on 06/19/2019 by Byron Hooks.


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