Cruft's Division

Cruft's Division (HMNV5)

Location: Chattanooga, TN 37409 Hamilton County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 0.861', W 85° 20.522'

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Granger's Corps

Cruft's Division, Granger's Corps
Brig. Gen. Charles Cruft.
Nov. 24, 1863

2nd Brigade, Brig. Gen. Walter C. Whitaker.
3rd Brigade, Col. William Grose.


At daylight November 24th Whitaker's Brigade joined Geary's Division at Wauhatchie crossed Lookout Creek with it and joined in the assault upon the north point of the mountain crossing its nose and charging down upon the Cravens House position at noon. Grose's Brigade crossed Lookout Creek at two points one near the other half a mile above the railroad bridge joined the left of Geary's line and moved with it toward the northern slope of the mountain. Whitaker's Brigade advanced with Geary beyond Cravens. Four regiments of Grose's Brigade operated to the right of and beyond Cravens House and two on the river road near the east slope of the mountain. Sharp skirmishing was maintained on both sides until after midnight.
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Placed ByChickamauga-Chattanooga Battlefield Board
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Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 5:07am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 651273 N 3875890
Decimal Degrees35.01435000, -85.34203333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 0.861', W 85° 20.522'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 0' 51.66" N, 85° 20' 31.32" W
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Area Code(s)423
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1074 Bluff Trail, Chattanooga TN 37409, US
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