14th Ohio Infantry

14th Ohio Infantry (HM18MB)

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

N 34° 55.337', W 85° 15.74'

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2nd Brigade - 3rd Division

— 14th Army Corps. —

[Inscription on stone monument]:

14th Ohio Infantry
2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 14th Army Corps.

[Text on bronze plaque]:

This regiment, Lieutenant Colonel Henry D. Kingsbury commanding, engaged the enemy early September 19th, 1863, on the right of the brigade Jay's Saw-mill and continued in action until the brigade was relieved about 11:30 A.M. Its loss during the day was 29 killed, 137 wounded, and 31 missing. September 20th, it occupied this position until 12:00 M, when it was broken by the enemy penetrating our lines to the right.It was not reformed again as a regiment: but detachments rallied and fought on Snodgrass Ridge till night. Total loss in the engagement, killed 35; wounded 167; captured or missing 43.

[Written in faint letters across the top of the plaque]:

Rock of Chickamauga

[Halo text at top of plaque, around the head of officer]:

Major General George H. Thomas Commanding the 14th Army Corps.
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HM NumberHM18MB
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Placed ByThe State of Ohio
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Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 3:20am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 658723 N 3865802
Decimal Degrees34.92228333, -85.26233333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 55.337', W 85° 15.74'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 55' 20.22" N, 85° 15' 44.40" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 12072 Poe Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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