Robertson's Brigade

Robertson's Brigade (HM20LW)

Location: Ringgold, GA 30736 Catoosa County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 54.223', W 85° 15.581'

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Hood's Division

—Longstreet's Corps —

Robertson's Brigade
Hood's Division, - Longstreet's Corps.
Brigadier General Jerome B. Robertson.
September 18, 1863, 3:30 p.m.

3d Arkansas, - Colonel Van H. Manning.
1st Texas, - Captain R. J. Harding.
1st Texas, - Captain D. K. Rice.
4th Texas, - Lieutenant Colonel John P. Bane.
4th Texas, - Captain R. H. Bassett.
5th Texas, - Major J. C. Rogers.
5th Texas, - Captain J. S. Cleveland.


While Robertson's Brigade, which was the left of Hood's Division, was moving northwardly through the low ground northeast of this position, it wheeled to the left to meet the advance of Barnes' and Carlin's Brigades over this ground. The first attack was successful, and these two brigades were driven back, but immediately rallied and in turn forced Robertson over the crest, which was again carried by Robertson. The arrival of Wood's and Sheridan's Union troops from Lee and Gordon's Mill caused the Confederates to retire into the forest east of Viniard's at sunset.
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HM NumberHM20LW
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Year Placed1890
Placed ByThe Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, August 10th, 2017 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 659001 N 3863747
Decimal Degrees34.90371667, -85.25968333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 54.223', W 85° 15.581'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 54' 13.38" N, 85° 15' 34.86" W
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Area Code(s)706, 423
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Viniard Rd, Ringgold GA 30736, US
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