90th Ohio Infantry Historical

90th Ohio Infantry Historical (HM1TQK)

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

N 34° 55.697', W 85° 15.338'

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Cruft's Brigade

—Palmer's Division —

90th. Ohio Infantry,
Cruft's Brigade, Palmer's Division, 21st Army Corps.


This Regiment, Colonel Charles H. Rippey commanding, became engaged on the 19th, of September 1863, about 12:30 P.M. in the south end of the Brock Field about 1200 yards east of the LaFayette Road. The fight lasted two hours and was very hot. There was then a cessation of firing for nearly two hours during which it replenished ammunition. About 4:30 P.M. there was an assault on the right flank of the Brigade. The Regiment changed front to the right, made a successful charge and took some prisoners. It was then withdrawn by orders to the Rossville Road. September 20th, from daylight till about 11:00 A.M. it was in the second line a short distance in the rear of this position. At that hour it relieved the Regiment in the first line and occupied this position till about 5:30 P.M. when it withdrew under orders for Rossville. Loss, killed 7; wounded 62; missing 15; total 84; nearly all of which occurred on the 19th.
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Placed ByState of Ohio
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Date Added Sunday, August 14th, 2016 at 5:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 659323 N 3866478
Decimal Degrees34.92828333, -85.25563333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 55.697', W 85° 15.338'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 55' 41.82" N, 85° 15' 20.28" W
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Area Code(s)706
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near Battleline Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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