Monument

Howell's Georgia Battery Marker

Sept. 19, 1863, 10 am

Battle of Chickamauga



Howell's Georgia Battery Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 14:44:25
1. Howell's Georgia Battery Marker
 

Inscription:
C.S.A.
Georgia.
Howell's Battery.
Captain Evan P. Howell.
Wilson's Brigade.
Walker's Division.
10 A.M. September 19, 1863.



Howell's Georgia Battery Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 14:44:09
2. Howell's Georgia Battery Marker
 




Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.5777  W 85° 14.3118. Map it

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Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Howell's Georgia Battery Tablet (MT-1259) (here, next to this marker) ; 93rd Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (MT-1022) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; Wood’s Brigade Tablet (MT-1232) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; Calvert's Arkansas Battery Tablet (MT-1250) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; Semple's Alabama Battery Plaque (MT-1248) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; Liddell's Brigade (CSA) Tablet (MT-1187) (approx. 0.1 miles away) ; Wilson's Brigade Tablet (MT-1230) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; 1st Battalion Georgia Sharpshooters Marker (MT-1293) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; 30th Georgia Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-1314) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Starkweather’s Brigade Tablet (MT-637) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; 1st Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (MT-946) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Baldwin's Brigade Tablet (MT-539) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Walthall's Brigade Tablet (MT-1227) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; 33rd Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-986) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Bragg's Headquarters Shell Monument (MT-1086) (approx. 0.2 miles away) ; Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.



Other monuments to the Howell's Georgia Artillery Company/Battery on the battlefield





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-1261.



Comments about this monument:
This is a standard Georgia marker, built between 1898 and 1899. The marker is a rock-faced, peaked-top granite slab, 4'6" wide x 6' high x 1'8" thick, that carries an inscription, with two crossed cannons carved in relief above it. It marker the units location in September 19, 1863, at 10:00 am.


Howell's Georgia Battery Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 14:44:25
3. Howell's Georgia Battery Marker
 
Howell's Georgia Battery Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/06/01 14:44:25
4. Howell's Georgia Battery Marker
 



Classification:
Allegiance: Confederate
Type: Marker
Level: Company/Battery
Military Arm: Artillery


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on June 30, 2017. This page has been viewed 165 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 July 07, 2017. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on June 30, 2017. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4 were submitted on 06/30/2017 by Byron Hooks.


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