Scogin's Georgia Battery

Scogin's Georgia Battery (HM29QJ)

Location: Chickamauga, GA 30707 Catoosa County
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N 34° 56.075', W 85° 15.151'

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Jackson's Brigade

—Cheatham's Division —

Scogin's Georgia Battery
2 6 Pounders, 2 12 Pounder Howitzers.
Jackson's Brigade, Cheatham's Division, Polk's Corps.

September 20, 1863.

Captain John Scogin, Commanding.
1st Lieutenant William E. Lyons.

The Battery came into position on this ground about 4 p.m. under a heavy direct and cross-fire, aided materially in the success of the final assault on this part of the line, and held the position till the fight closed.
Casualties of the battle: 1 private killed, 1 officer and 10 privates wounded.
HM NumberHM29QJ
Year Placed1890
Placed ByThe Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, July 24th, 2018 at 10:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 659596 N 3867182
Decimal Degrees34.93458333, -85.25251667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 56.075', W 85° 15.151'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 56' 4.5000000000002" N, 85° 15' 9.06" W
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Area Code(s)706
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Alexander Bridge Rd, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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