7th Ohio Infantry.

7th Ohio Infantry. (HM134M)

Location: Chattanooga, TN 37404 Hamilton County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 0.162', W 85° 16.296'

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Candy's Brig., Geary's Div.,

— 12th Corps. —

7th Ohio Infantry.
Candy's Brig.,Geary's Div., 12th Corps.
Col. Wm. R. Creighton. Lieut. Col. Orrin J. Crane.
Capt. Ernst J. Krieger.

Nov. 25, 1863.

Nov. 24th the regiment took part in the storming of Lookout Mountain. During the engagement Col. Creighton commanded the brigade, Col. Candy being disabled. Nov. 25th the regiment, with its brigade, participated in the assault on Missionary Ridge, reaching the summit about this point. Nov. 27th the regiment assaulted Taylor's Ridge at Ringgold. Lieut. Col. Crane, Col. Creighton, commanding the brigade, Adjutant Baxter, Lieuts. Cryne and I.C. Jones were killed and eight officers wounded, leaving only one uninjured.

Strength in action: 14 Officers, 206 Men.
Casualties: Killed, 5 Officers, 13 men; Wounded, 8 Officers, 48 Men; Total, 74.
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HM NumberHM134M
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Placed ByThe State of Ohio
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 11:53pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 657722 N 3874707
Decimal Degrees35.00270000, -85.27160000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 0.162', W 85° 16.296'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 0' 9.72" N, 85° 16' 17.76" W
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Area Code(s)423
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 455-501 S Crest Rd, Chattanooga TN 37404, US
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