Dodge's Brigade

Dodge's Brigade (HM2LC8)

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N 34° 55.341', W 85° 15.064'

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Johnson's Division

— McCook's Corps —

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Dodge's Brigade.
Johnson's Division - McCook's Corps.
Col. Joseph B. Dodge.

Sept. 19, 1863, 1 p.m. 1st position
79th Illinois - Col. Allen Buckner.
29th Indiana - Lieut. Col. David M. Dunn.
30th Indiana - Lieut. Col. Orrin D. Hurd.
77th Pennsylvania - Col. Thomas E. Rose.
20th Ohio Battery - Capt. Edward Grosskopff.

This brigade advanced from the Kelly field about noon as the reserve of Johnson's division. When the front brigades, Willich's being on the right and Baldwin's on the left, reached this line, Dodge's Brigade was brought forward upon the right and the entire line of the Division became severely engaged. After nearly two hours of hard fighting the enemy withdrew to the next high ground beyond the Winfrey House, followed by Johnson's troops to the immediate vicinity of that house.
HM NumberHM2LC8
Year Placed1890
Placed ByWar Department
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Date Added Monday, September 30th, 2019 at 8:03am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 659752 N 3865828
Decimal Degrees34.92235000, -85.25106667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 55.341', W 85° 15.064'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 55' 20.46" N, 85° 15' 3.84" W
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