Liddell's Brigade

Liddell's Brigade (HM29RF)

Location: Chickamauga, GA 30707 Catoosa County
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N 34° 55.436', W 85° 14.727'

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Liddell's Division

—Walker's Corps —

Liddell's Brigade
Liddell's Division, Walker's Corps.
Colonel Daniel C. Govan.
1st Position, September 19, 1863, 11:30 a.m.

2nd and 5th Arkansas, - Lieutenant Colonel Reuben F. Harvey.
2nd and 5th Arkansas, - Captain F. T. Meek
5th and 13th Arkansas, - Colonel L. Featherstone.
5th and 13th Arkansas, - Lieutenant Colonel John E. Murray.
6th and 7th Arkansas, - Colonel D. A. Gillespie.
6th and 7th Arkansas, - Lieutenant Colonel Peter Snyder.
8th Arkansas, and 1st Louisiana Regulars, - Lieutenant Colonel George F. Baucum.
8th Arkansas, and 1st Louisiana Regulars, - Major A. Watkins.
Warren's Swett's, Mississippi Battery, - Lieutenant H. Shannon.


This Brigade as the left of Liddell's Division advanced about 10:30 a.m. from the Alexander Bridge and Viniard Road to the assistance of Ector's and Wilson's Brigades of Walker's Division. The line struck the right of Scribner's and Starkweather's Brigades and drove them to the left and rear capturing the 1st Michigan and 4th Indiana Batteries. It struck the left of Croxton's Brigade on the summit of the next ridge north of Scribner's position. The Brigade then being taken in flank by the right of Croxton's Union Brigade advancing upon its left and rear and



threatened by the advance of Johnson's Division retired by the right flank and formed in rear of Cheatham's Division which was then moving into position.
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HM NumberHM29RF
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Year Placed1890
Placed ByThe Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, July 25th, 2018 at 1:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 660262 N 3866012
Decimal Degrees34.92393333, -85.24545000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 55.436', W 85° 14.727'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 55' 26.16" N, 85° 14' 43.62" W
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Area Code(s)706
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1155 Alexander Bridge Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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