Thomas' stand here saved the Union army from destructionAfter the Union right collapsed on the afternoon of September 20, Maj. Gen. George H. Thomas rallied all the Federals he could find and positioned them on this ridge. Determined stands by isolated Union units delayed the Confederates long enough for Thomas to throw up log breastworks and solidify his line.
|Placed By||Chickamauga-Chattanooga Battlefield Board|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 9:27am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 658121 N 3866417|
|Decimal Degrees||34.92791667, -85.26880000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 55.675', W 85° 16.128'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 55' 40.50" N, 85° 16' 7.68" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 154 Vittetoe Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US|
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