Bridges' Illinois Battery

Bridges' Illinois Battery (HM1MYY)

Location: Chickamauga, GA 30707 Catoosa County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 56.177', W 85° 15.58'

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Inscription

2nd Division - Negley

— 14th Army Corps - Thomas —

Text on Front Side of Monument:

Illinois
Bridges' Battery, Light Artillery.
2nd Division - Negley.
14th Army Corps - Thomas.


Text on Back Side of Monument:

Commanded by
Captain Lyman Bridges.
September 20 - 1863.
8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Loss 26.
Details
HM NumberHM1MYY
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Marker Number657
Placed ByState of Illinois
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, August 17th, 2015 at 5:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 658939 N 3867359
Decimal Degrees34.93628333, -85.25966667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 56.177', W 85° 15.58'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 56' 10.62" N, 85° 15' 34.8" W
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Area Code(s)706
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Vittetoe Chickamauga Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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