Battery B, 1st Ohio Light Artillery Historical

Battery B, 1st Ohio Light Artillery Historical (HM1TQJ)

Location: Chickamauga, GA 30707 Catoosa County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 55.683', W 85° 15.347'

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Cruft's Brigade

—Palmer's Division —

Text on the Front Side of the Monument:

Battery B.
1st Ohio Light Artillery.

Cruft's Brigade.
Palmer's Division.
21st Army Corps.


Text on the Back Side of the Monument:

This Battery, 1st Lieutenant Norman A. Baldwin commanding, was engaged with its Brigade near South end of Brock Field, from 12:30 to 3:00 P.M. September 19th, 1863. At 5:30 P.M. it went into action a little North-east of Poe House, and assisted in the repulse of the troops that had crossed the Rossville Road.

September 20th, 1863, occupied this position throughout the battle. Number engaged 2 Officers, 126 Men. Loss, Killed 1: Wounded 8: Missing 4, Horses disabled and killed 13. Guns disabled and abandoned 2. Rounds fired 1145.

This Battery was organized by Captain William E. Standart. Mustered in at Cincinnati, October 1861. Re-enlisted January 1864. Mustered out at Cleveland, Ohio, July 22, 1865.
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HM NumberHM1TQJ
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Placed ByState of Ohio
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, August 14th, 2016 at 1:01am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 659310 N 3866452
Decimal Degrees34.92805000, -85.25578333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 55.683', W 85° 15.347'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 55' 40.98" N, 85° 15' 20.82" W
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Area Code(s)706
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Battleline Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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