Georgia 29th Infantry - Chickamauga National Battlefield
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N 34° 55.669 W 085° 14.059
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Quick Description: This monument to the Georgia 29th Infantry Regiment is located near the Bragg Headquarters monument on Brotherton Rd. in the Chickamauga National Battlefield.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 6/21/2011 11:13:02 AM
Waymark Code: WMBV19
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:
This monument to the Georgia 29th Infantry Regiment, is in recognition of their service during the Battle of Chickamauga, fought September 19–20, 1863.

Text on monument:

C.S.A.
Georgia 29th Infantry
Lt. George R. McRae
Wilson’s Brigade
Walker’s Division
8:30 A. M. Sept. 19, 1863



Infantry


Wilson's Brigade consisted of the 25th Georgia, 29th Georgia, 30th Georgia, 1st Georgia Battalion Sharpshooters and the 4th Louisiana Battalion during the Chickamauga campaign. A line of markers nearby shows the locations of each regiment at 8:30 A. M. on Sept. 19, 1863.

Date marker installed: Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Appendix C - page 4 (PDF)
Date Installed or Dedicated: 1/1/1898

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

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Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Not listed

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