Liddell's Brigade.

Liddell's Brigade. (HM1Y8G)

Location: Chickamauga, GA 30707 Catoosa County
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N 34° 56.292', W 85° 15.558'

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Liddell's Division, Walker's Corps.

Col. Daniel C. Govan.
Sept. 20, 1863, 5:30 P.M.

2nd and 15th Arkansas, Lieut. Col. Rubin F. Harvey.
Capt. A. T. Meek.

5th and 13th Arkansas, Lieut. Col. John E. Murray.
6th and 7th Arkansas, Lieut. Col. Peter Snyder.
8th Arkansas and 1st Louisiana, Regulars, Maj. A. Watkins
Warren's Mississippi, Light Artillery, Lieut. H Shannon

The brigade moved about 5 P.M. from the Glade 700 yards east of the Lafayette road with Walthall's brigade on its right meeting with no opposition until it reached this position. Here it was exposed to severe artillery fire from both flanks and after a short interval Turchin's union brigade withdrawing from the south end of the Kelly field burst out of the woods west of the Lafayette road and charged along the front of the brigade and forced it to withdrawal in considerable confusion to the woods east of the road. From this point it advanced to the vicinity of the McDonald house in bivouacked.
HM NumberHM1Y8G
Year Placed1890
Placed ByWar Department
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 658969 N 3867572
Decimal Degrees34.93820000, -85.25930000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 56.292', W 85° 15.558'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 56' 17.52" N, 85° 15' 33.48" 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 3357 Lafayette Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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