2nd Minnesota Battery Historical

2nd Minnesota Battery Historical (HM1XG0)

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

N 34° 54.141', W 85° 15.634'

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Carlin's Brigade

—Davis’ Division —

Text on the Front Side of the Monument (On base side towards Lafayette road):

By the
State of Minnesota
In commemoration of the
galant and patriotic services
of her citizen soldiers

On the Battle Field

2d Minnesota Battery
Light Artillery Veteran Volunteers

Text on the South Side of the Monument:

Captain W.A. Hotchkiss
Chief of Artillery, 1st Division, 20th Corps

1st Lieutenant Albert Woodbury
1st Lieutenant Richard L. Dawley

2nd Lieutenant Henry W. Harder
2nd Lieutenant Alexander Kinkead


Text on the West Side of the Monument:

The 2nd Minnesota Battery Light Artillery Veteran Volunteers, in First Division 20th Army Corps, occupied this position, during the heavy fighting Saturday afternoon, September 19th, 1863, from 2 until after 4 o'clock. The casualties were: Commander - Lieutenant Albert Woodbury, mortally, and Private Fordyce Averill, slightly wounded.

Text on the North Side of the Monument:

was mustered into service
March 21st, 1862.
Re-enlisted as Veterans,
April, 1864.
Mustered out of service
August 16th, 1865.
HM NumberHM1XG0
Year Placed1894
Placed ByState of Minnesota
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 5:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 658923 N 3863594
Decimal Degrees34.90235000, -85.26056667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 54.141', W 85° 15.634'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 54' 8.46" N, 85° 15' 38.04" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)706
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6576 Lafayette Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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