Georgia 30th Infantry - Chickamauga National Battlefield
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N 34° 55.624 W 085° 14.109
16S E 661197 N 3866376
Quick Description: This monument to the Georgia 30th Infantry is located near the Bragg Headquarters monument on Brotherton Rd. in the Chickamauga National Battlefield.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 6/20/2011 7:22:38 PM
Waymark Code: WMBTTX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 1

Long Description:
This monument to the Georgia 30th 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 30th Infantry
Col. Thomas W. Mangham
Lt. Col. James S. Boynton
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.

For more information on the Battle of Chickamauga:
Civil War Historic Markers Across Georgia - Battle of Chickamauga
Wikipedia - Battle of Chickamauga
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Entrance fees (if it applies): 0.00

Type of memorial: Monument

Website pertaining to the memorial: Not listed

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