18th Battery, Ohio Light Artillery

18th Battery, Ohio Light Artillery (HM15W7)

Location: Chickamauga, GA 30707 Walker County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 55.8', W 85° 15.997'

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1st Brigade - 1st Division

— Reserve Corps. —

[Text on Front Side]:

18th Battery,
Ohio Light Artillery,

1st. Brigade, 1st Division.
Reserve Corps.
[Text on Back Side]:

This battery, Capt. Charles C. Aleshire
commanding, moved with the brigade
Sept. 18th. 1863, engaging the enemy
on the road leading from Rossville
to Ringgold. Was in position near
McAfee's Church till 10:00 A.M.
Sept. 20th, when it followed the
brigade to the battle field.
Late in the afternoon, one section
went into action at this point
and assisted in repelling the
last assault of the
enemy on this part of the line.
Loss, 2 officers, and 10 men
wounded.
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HM NumberHM15W7
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Placed ByThe State of Ohio
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Date Added Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 2:11pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 658317 N 3866651
Decimal Degrees34.93000000, -85.26661667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 55.8', W 85° 15.997'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 55' 48.00" N, 85° 15' 59.82" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 123 Vittetoe Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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