Colonel Wilder "Lightning Brigade" Resisted the Confederate TideWhen the Confederates broke the Union line at the Brotherton Farm on September 20, Union units here on the southern part of the battlefield were swept away like "flecks of foam on a river." The Federals were simply overwhelmed and were forced to flee.
|Placed By||Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 4:46am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 657822 N 3864098|
|Decimal Degrees||34.90706667, -85.27251667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 54.424', W 85° 16.351'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 54' 25.44" N, 85° 16' 21.06" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 712 Vittetoe Chickamauga Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US|
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