Benning's Brigade Historical

Benning's Brigade Historical (HM1U5K)

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

N 34° 55.112', W 85° 15.384'

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Hood's Division

—Longstreet's Corps —

Bennings's Brigade
Hood's Division. - Longstreet's Corps.
Brigadier General Henry Benning.
September 20, 1863, 7 A.M.
2d Georgia, - Major W.W. Charlton.
15th Georgia, - Major P.J. Shannon.
17th Georgia, - Lieutenant Colonel Charles W. Matthews.
20th Georgia, - Colonel J.d. Waddell.

On the morning of September 20th this Brigade composed a part of Longstreet's column of attack east of the Brotherton house. It was formed with its Division in the second line Bushrod R. Johnson's Division constituting the first. The Brigade advanced to the attack with the general line at 11:15 o'clock and came under the Union fire near the Poe house when it reached the Lafayette road.
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HM NumberHM1U5K
Placed ByChickamauga-Chattanooga National Battlefield Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 659272 N 3865396
Decimal Degrees34.91853333, -85.25640000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 55.112', W 85° 15.384'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 55' 6.72" N, 85° 15' 23.04" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)706
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Brotherton Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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