1st Ohio Cavalry Historical

1st Ohio Cavalry Historical (HM1UPT)

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

N 34° 54.471', W 85° 16.404'

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Long's Brigade

—Crook's Division —

Text on the Top Front Side of the Monument:

1st Ohio Cavalry.
Lieutenant Colonel Valentine Cupp, Commanding


Text on the Bottom Front Side of the Monument:

Long's Brigade - Crook's Division
Cavalry Corps


Text on the Back Side of the Monument:

Organized, Camp Chase, Ohio, August 1861.
Re-enlisted, January 4th 1864.
Mustered out, Hilton Head, South Carolina, September 13th, 1866

Crossed Lookout Mountain with the advance of the right wing of the Army September 9th, 1863. Fought at Alpine September 10th, pushing the enemy through Broomtown Valley, September 13th, reconnoitered toward LaFayette: found General General Bragg's Army in force. Re-crossed Lookout, marched down McLemore's Cove, and fought at Glass' Mill on the right of the Federal Army. September 20th, about 4 miles Southwest from this ground.
Lieutenant Colonel Valentine Cupp killed.

Company Commanders
Company B. Captain G.F. Conn.
Company D. Lieutenant J.W. Kirkendall.
Company E. Lieutenant A.D. Lutz.
Company F. Captain L. Pickering.
Company G. Captain J.C. Frazenberger.
Company H. Lieutenant D. Roush.
Company I. Captain J.P. Rea.
Company K. Captain W.H. Woodlief.
Company
L. Captain J.D. Barker.
Company M. Lieutenant W.L. Curry.
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Details
HM NumberHM1UPT
Tags
Year Placed1894
Placed ByState of Ohio
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 657739 N 3864184
Decimal Degrees34.90785000, -85.27340000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 54.471', W 85° 16.404'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 54' 28.26" N, 85° 16' 24.24" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)706
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Vittetoe Chickamauga Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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