Monument

Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson

Battle of Chickamauga



Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/05/25 12:46:23
1. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson
 

Inscription:
C.S.A.
Johnson's Division
-Hoods Corps-
Brig. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson
Col. John S. Fulton
17th Tenn. Lt. Col. W.W. Floyd
23rd Tenn. Col R.H. Keeble
25th Tenn. Lt. Col. R.B. Snowden
44th Tenn. Lt. Col. J.S. McEwen, Jr.
Co. E 9th GA. Art. Bat.-Lt. W.S. Everett

On Sept. 20, 1863 the division
advanced across the LaFayette
Road, piercing the Union center
at the Brotherton Farm. The
division moved on to assault
Snodgrass Hill throughout the
afternoon until sundown when
the Union forces withdrew to
Chattanooga resulting in a
victory for the Confederacy.

Inscription on the rear of the monument:
B.R.J.
Original
footstone
from
grave of
Gen.
Johnson

Other inscriptions:
right side
Sons of
Confederate
Veterans
Sterling Price
Camp 145
St. Louis, Mo

United
Daughters of
the Confederacy
St. Louis Chapters
1225 - 119 - 1768
Missouri Division

Chicago
Chapter 858


left side
Dedicated
Sept. 18, 1977

To the men of
Gen. Johnson's
Command
who fought and
died here on
Sept. 18-19-20
1863

Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/05/25 12:44:16
2. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson
Plaque to Johnson's Division (CSA) in the foreground. 


Classification
Allegiance: Confederate
Type: Monument
Level: Individual
Military Arm: None Selected




Location of the monument:
This monument is Not visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.1051  W 85° 15.4307. Map it

Parking is available on Brotherton Road near  N 34° 55.1047  W 85° 15.4434 .



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

T. H. Dawson's Georgia Battery Marker (MT-1256) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; Buckner's Corps Tablet (MT-441) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Buckner's Headquarters Shell Monument (MT-445) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Mc Nair’s Brigade Plaque (MT-1194) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Culpeper’s South Carolina Battery Tablet (MT-1345A) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Left Wing - Army of Tennessee Tablet (MT-429) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; War Comes to the Brothertons (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Brotherton House (MT-423H) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Bate's Brigade Tablet (MT-1129) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Johnson's Brigade Tablet (MT-1173) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Robertson’s Brigade Tablet (MT-1209) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; 37th Georgia Infantry Marker (MT-1316) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Confederate Breakthrough (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Bledsoe's Missouri Battery Monument (MT-1336) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Gracie’s Brigade Tablet (MT-1155) (approx. 0.2 miles away) . Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.






NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure .


Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/05/25 12:46:32
3. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson
 
Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/05/25 12:47:15
4. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson
 
Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/05/25 12:46:37
5. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson
 
Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/05/25 12:46:42
6. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson
 
Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/05/25 12:46:49
7. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson
 
Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/05/25 12:46:55
8. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson
 
Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/05/25 12:47:04
9. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson
 
Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson (back view), click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/05/25 12:46:07
10. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson (back view)
 
Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/05/25 12:44:09
11. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson
 
Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/05/25 12:46:23
12. Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on October 14, 2015. This page has been viewed 334 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 1 time(s) since then. The page was last updated by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on December 08, 2015. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on November 08, 2015. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 were submitted on 11/08/2015 by Byron Hooks.


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