2nd Indiana Cavalry Historical

2nd Indiana Cavalry Historical (HM1URL)

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

N 34° 54.437', W 85° 16.39'

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Ray's Brigade

—McCook's Division —

Text on the Front Side of the Monument:

2nd Regiment Indiana Cavalry.
2nd Brigade - Ray.
1st Division - E. M. McCook.
Cavalry Corps - Mitchell.


Text on the Back Side of the Monument:

Indiana's Tribute
to Her
Second Regiment Cavalry.
Major David A. Briggs, Commanding.
Second Brigade (Ray).
First Division (E. M. McCook).
Cavalry Corps (Mitchell).


The 19th of September, 1863, this Regiment was guarding the supply train in the rear of the army and after skirmishing all day the train was brought safely to Crawfish Springs.
On September 20th the Regiment was held in line of battle near Crawfish Springs and retired to Dry Valley that night.
Killed 1; Wounded 4.
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HM NumberHM1URL
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Year Placed1898
Placed ByState of Indiana
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 30th, 2016 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 657762 N 3864121
Decimal Degrees34.90728333, -85.27316667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 54.437', W 85° 16.39'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 54' 26.22" N, 85° 16' 23.4" 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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