Tennessee Cavalry

Tennessee Cavalry (HM15MI)

Location: Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742 Catoosa County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 57.103', W 85° 15.59'

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Inscription
[Text on North Side of Monument]:

CSA

In commemoration of the
heroism of her sons
September 19 - 20, 1863.
Tennessee
Erects this Monument

Cavalry

[Text on West Side of Monument]:

4th. (Baxter Smith) Regiment
Companies G. And H., 3rd Confederate Regiment.
Harrison's Brigade Wharton's Division.
Wheeler's Cavalry.
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Companies E, F, G, I, H, K.
1st Confederate Regiment, Russell's Brigade.
Wharton's Division, Wheeler's Cavalry.
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[Text on South Side of Monument]:

1st (6) Regiment, Lt. Col. Jas. H. Lewis.
And 18th Battalion, Maj. Chas. McDonald.
Col. J. T. Wheeler's Brigade.
Armstrong's Division, Forrest's Cavalry.
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4th (Starnes), 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Regiments.
And Shaw's Battalion, Dibrell's Brigade.
Armstrong's Division, Forrest's Cavalry.
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2nd And 5th Regiments, Scott's
Brigade, Pegram's Division, Forrest's Cavalry.
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Rucker's Legion.
Composed of 12th and 16th Battalions, Davidson's Brigade,
Pegram's Division, Forrest's Cavalry.

[Text on East Side of Monument]:

Gen'l Forrest's Escort,
Capt. J. C. Jackson.
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Gen'l Buckner's Escort.
Capt. J. W. Clark.
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Gen'l Cleburne's Escort.
Capt. C. F. Sanders.
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Details
HM NumberHM15MI
Tags
Placed ByThe State of Tennessee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 2:55pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 658894 N 3869071
Decimal Degrees34.95171667, -85.25983333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 57.103', W 85° 15.59'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 57' 6.18" N, 85° 15' 35.40" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 104 Coffman Dr, Fort Oglethorpe GA 30742, US
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