Monument

44th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker

Sept. 20, 1863, 2 pm to 5 pm

Battle of Chickamauga



44th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 13:27:25
1. 44th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker
 

Inscription:
30
Indiana.
Forty-Fourth Regiment Infantry.
(Aldrich)
Second Brigade. (Dick)
Third Division. (Vancleve)
Twenty-First Corps. (Crittenden)
Sunday, September 20th, 1863, 2 P.M.
to 5 P.M.




44th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 13:27:30
2. 44th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker
 


Classification
Allegiance: Union
Type: Marker
Level: Regiment
Military Arm: Infantry



Distinguishing numbers/markings on the plaque:
[UL] 30


Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 34° 55.7896  W 85° 16.004. Map it

Parking is available on Vittetoe Rd near  N 34° 55.758  W 85° 16.074 .


To reach this monument:
To view this monument drive to the parking area in front of the Snodgrass House (tour stop 8) and the monument can be seen situated just to the east of the Snodgrass House.



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Chickamauga Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Dick's Brigade Tablet (MT-583) (a few steps from this marker) ; 86th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-844) (Is only 52 feet away) ; 18th Ohio Light Artillery Monument (MT-938) (Is only 73 feet away) ; 18th Ohio Light Artillery Tablet (MT-937) (Is only 79 feet away) ; 125th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment Monument (MT-1037) (Is only 99 feet away) ; 9th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-773) (Is only 100 feet away) ; 124th Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-1035) (about 107 feet away) ; Hazen's Brigade Tablet (MT-601) (about 150 feet away) ; 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-999) (about 159 feet away) ; 65th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (MT-1012) (about 171 feet away) ; 64th Ohio Infantry Regiment Monument (MT-1009) (about 235 feet away) ; Harker's Brigade Tablet (MT-595) (about 250 feet away) ; 37th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker (MT-803) (about 277 feet away) ; Sirwell's Brigade (USA) Tablet (MT-629) (about 294 feet away) ; Wood's Division Tablet (MT-537) (about 324 feet away) . Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.


Distinctive geographic/terrain features at the markers location:
Snodgrass Hill


Other monuments to the 44th Indiana Infantry Regiment on the battlefield





NPS/SIRIS Data:
This monument is recorded in the National Park Service database as structure MT-815.



Comments about this monument:
This standard Indiana regimental marker, built in 1898, consists of a 4' x 4' x 4'8" high rock-faced oolitic stone block with a peaked top and a 12" x 18" bronze plaque affixed to its front. It marker the units location on September 20th from 2 pm until 5 pm.


44th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2011/03/16 13:27:25
3. 44th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker
 
44th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker, click photo to enlarge.
By Dale K. Benington, on
4. 44th Indiana Infantry Regiment Marker
View of the historical marker, looking northeast. 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on June 25, 2018. This page has been viewed 12 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 0 time(s) since then. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on June 25, 2018. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4 were submitted on 06/25/2018 by Byron Hooks.


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