Monument

4th Indiana Battery Marker

Starkweather's Brigade

Battle of Chickamauga



4th Indiana Battery, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 10:57:03
1. 4th Indiana Battery
 

Inscription:
62
Indiana.
Fourth Battery. (Flansburg)
Second Brigade. (Starkweather)
First Division. (Baird)
Fourteenth Corps. (Thomas)
Saturday, September 19th, 1863, 6 p.m.
to 7 p.m.



4th Indiana Battery, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 10:57:20
2. 4th Indiana Battery
 



Distinguishing numbers/markings on the plaque:
[UL]62


Location of the monument:
This monument is Not visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.613  W 85° 14.544. Map it

Parking is available on Brotherton Road near  N 34° 55.4905  W 85° 14.4854 .


To reach this monument:
The marker is on the north side of Brotherton Road, near Winfrey Field, on a wooded path. From the 1st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument. Pass the Philemon P. Baldwin Memorial Shell Monument. A path will lead off to the east (right), follow this path until you find the plaque.



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.




Other monuments to the 4th Indiana Artillery Company/Battery on the battlefield





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-732.



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 19th from 6pm until 7 pm.


4th Indiana Battery, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 10:57:14
3. 4th Indiana Battery
 
4th Indiana Battery, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 10:56:41
4. 4th Indiana Battery
 
4th Indiana Battery, click photo to enlarge.
By Dale K. Benington, on 2019/07/24 13:13:02
5. 4th Indiana Battery
 
4th Indiana Battery, click photo to enlarge.
By Dale K. Benington, on
6. 4th Indiana Battery
 



Classification:
Allegiance: Union
Type: Marker
Level: Company/Battery
Military Arm: Artillery


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on December 30, 2020. This page has been viewed 166 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 1 time(s) since then. The page was last updated by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on December 30, 2020. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on December 30, 2020. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 were submitted on 12/30/2020 by Byron Hooks.


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