49th Ohio Infantry Historical

49th Ohio Infantry Historical (HM1VDJ)

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

N 34° 55.453', W 85° 14.585'

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Willich's Brigade

—Johnson's Division —

Text on the front side of the monument:

49th Ohio
Infantry
1st
Brigade.
2nd
Division

20th Army Corps.


Text on the back side of the monument:

The 49th Regiment, Major Samuel F. Gray commanding. Organized August 20th, 1861 for three years.
At 12:00 M. September 19th, 1863, advanced with its Brigade from the Rossville Road, participating in the conflict with the Brigades of Jackson and Maney of Cheatham's Division. Held this position from 3:00 P.M. until 7:30 when it retired to Kelly's Field and bivouacked for the night.
September 20th, at daylight the Regiment with its Brigade was held in reserve in the Kelly Field; about 9:00 A.M. moved to the left assisting in the repulse of Breckinridge's Division, pushing it back to McDonald's Field. Returned to its former position and remained there until the army retired.
Loss, Killed 10: Wounded 59: Captured or Missing 30.
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HM NumberHM1VDJ
Tags
Year Placed1894
Placed ByState of Ohio
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 28th, 2016 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 660477 N 3866047
Decimal Degrees34.92421667, -85.24308333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 55.453', W 85° 14.585'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 55' 27.18" N, 85° 14' 35.1" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Brotherton Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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