Giles A. Smith's Brigade

Giles A. Smith's Brigade (HM13HY)

Location: Chattanooga, TN 37406 Hamilton County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 4.323', W 85° 14.298'

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Morgan L. Smith's Division

— 15th Corps —

Giles A. Smith's Brigade
Morgan L. Smith's Division, - 15th Corps.
Col. Nathan W, Tupper.

Nov. 25, 1863.

55th Illinois, - Col. Oscar Malmborg.
116th Illinois, - Lieut. Col. James P. Boyd.
127th Illinois, - Lieut. Col. Frank S. Curtiss.
6th Missouri, - Lieut. Col. Ira Boutell.
8th Missouri, - Lieut. Col. David C. Coleman.
57th Ohio, - Lieut. Col. Samuel R. Mott.
13th U.S., 1st Battn. - Capt. C.C. Smith.

On the morning of the 25th the Brigade moved from near Boyce's Station southeastward about 850 yards, then southward about 500 yards on the high spur northeast of this point until it came in contact with the skirmishers of Lowrey's Confederate Brigade, when it crossed the narrow valley westward to the Lightburn Hill, which it descended at its southern extremity and near sunset, moved to this line and relieved Corse's Brigade and part of Lightburn's and intrenched.
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HM NumberHM13HY
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Marker Number128
Placed ByChickamauga-Chattanooga National Battlefield Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 10:15pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 660625 N 3882452
Decimal Degrees35.07205000, -85.23830000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 4.323', W 85° 14.298'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 4' 19.38" N, 85° 14' 17.88" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)423
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2932 New York Ave, Chattanooga TN 37406, US
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