41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker - Chickamauga National Military Park
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
N 34° 54.925 W 085° 15.797
16S E 658649 N 3865039
Quick Description: This marker to the 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment is located in the wooded area on the western edge of the Brotherton Field near the split rail fence on the west side of Lafayette Rd in the Chickamauga NMP.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 12/22/2011 3:03:46 PM
Waymark Code: WMDC15
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 2

Long Description:
This marker is dedicated to the 41st Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, is in recognition of their service during the Battle of Chickamauga, fought September 19–20, 1863. It marks the unit's position at 4:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M. September 19, 1863.

Text:
41st Regiment
Ohio Infantry
Hazen’s Brigade
4:30 P.M. to
5:30 P.M.
September 19,
1863



41st Ohio Infantry
Commanding;
   Col. Aquila Wiley
Second Brigade - Second Division - Twenty-First Army Corps.


From the NRHP nomination form:

  Structure Number: MT-1000 (see note)
  LCS ID: 003086




Historical Significance:

  National Register Status:
Entered - Documented
  National Register Date:
07/25/1986

  National Historic Landmark?: No
  Significance Level:
Contributing
 

Short Significance Description:

Marker contributes to nat'l significance of park under NR Criterion A because it represents the national movement among veterans & related groups to commemorate Civil War battlefields. This was the first U.S. national military park.

Short Physical Description

A 1'6" x 1'6" x 3' high granite obelisk with a raised letter inscription. Marks regiment's position in Brotherton Field on September 19, 1863, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.



Material(s)   
 
Structural Component(s)
Material(s)

1. 
Superstructure
Granite
Construction Period:
Historic
Chronology:   
 
Physical Event
Begin Year
Begin Year AD/BC
End Year
End Year AD/BC
Designer
Designer Occupation
1. 
Built
1894
AD
 
 
 
 


My Sources
1. NRHP
2. Wikipedia - Battle of Chickamauga
3. The Civil War Home - The Chickamauga Campaign - Union Order of Battle

Date Installed or Dedicated: 1/1/1894

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Union

Rating (1-5):

Related Website: [Web Link]

Photo or photos will be uploaded.: yes

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

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