Stewart's Division. Breckinridge's Corps.

Stewart's Division. Breckinridge's Corps. (HMUUU)

Location: Chattanooga, TN 37404 Hamilton County
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N 35° 0.866', W 85° 16.027'

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Maj. Gen. Alexander P. Stewart.

— Nov. 25, 1863. —

Stewart's Division. Breckinridge's Corps.
Maj. Gen. Alexander P. Stewart.
Nov. 25, 1863.
Adams' Brigade, Col. Randall L. Gibson.
Clayton's Brigade, Brig. Gen. Henry D. Clayton.
Strahl's Brigade, Brig. Gen. Otho F. Strahl.
Stoval's Brigade, Brig. Gen. Marcellus A. Stovall.

The artillery battalion of this division was commanded by Captain Henry C. Semple, and composed of the Georgia battery (Dawson's), Lieut. R. W. Anderson; Arkansas battery (Humphrey's), Lieut. John W. Rivers; Alabama battery, Capt. McDonald Oliver; and the Mississippi battery, Capt. Thomas J. Stanford.
On November 23rd, Gen. Stewart's division occupied the line of works east of Chattanooga Creek, with Gen. Breckinridge's division on its right. The night of Nov. 24th it was ordered to Missionary Ridge and posted with its left near Rossville Gap. In the afternoon of Nov. 25th its position was attacked on the left and left rear by Hooker's command, and in front by the divisions of R. W. Johnson and Sheridan. Being thus compelled to yield position the division retreated toward Ringgold.
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Date Added Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 7:09am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 658109 N 3876015
Decimal Degrees35.01443333, -85.26711667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 0.866', W 85° 16.027'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 0' 51.96" N, 85° 16' 1.62" W
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Area Code(s)423
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 201-249 S Crest Rd, Chattanooga TN 37404, US
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