Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks Within 100 km of N 35° 02.255 W 085° 18.398 [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
War (History)
 non-user category
Description:
Locations that were created for the purposes of war and battle.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 178 Page: 1 of 8 prev<<<[12345678]>>>next
Image for Military History of Chattanooga - Chattanooga  TNview gallery

here0 km

Log it!

U.S. Civil War SitesMilitary History of Chattanooga - Chattanooga TN

in U.S. Civil War Sites

This city was first occupied by Confederate troops in the spring of 1862 under Generals Floyd, Maxey and Leadbetter. Union troops under General Mitchell shelled it June 7 and 8. Bragg's Army occupied it in August preparing for the Kentucky campaign.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/18/2020

last visited: 10/1/2021

Image for Crutchfield House Headquarters and Hospital - Chattanooga TNview gallery

NN1 km

Log it!

Field HospitalsCrutchfield House Headquarters and Hospital - Chattanooga TN

in Field Hospitals

During 1862, the hotel served as a Confederate headquarters for the garrison in and around Chattanooga. The commander, Gen. Samuel Jones, turned the hotel into a hospital in the winter.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 11/16/2022

last visited: 11/11/2022

Image for Crutchfield House-Headquarters and Hospital - Chattanooga TNview gallery

NN1 km

Log it!

Civil War Discovery Trail SitesCrutchfield House-Headquarters and Hospital - Chattanooga TN

in Civil War Discovery Trail Sites

On January 21, 1861, Jefferson Davis, traveling home to Mississippi after resigning from the United States Senate, stayed at the Crutchfield House.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 5/13/2020

last visited: 10/6/2021

Image for Military History of Chattanooga -- Chattanooga TNview gallery

NN1.1 km

Log it!

U.S. Civil War SitesMilitary History of Chattanooga -- Chattanooga TN

in U.S. Civil War Sites

A black US War Department tablet from the 1890s at a pocket park in downtown Chattanooga tells the Civil War military history of Chattanooga.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/15/2017

last visited: 8/2/2017

Image for Saint Paul's Episcopal Church - Chattanooga TNview gallery

NWNW1.3 km

Log it!

Field HospitalsSaint Paul's Episcopal Church - Chattanooga TN

in Field Hospitals

St. Paul’s Episcopal Parish was established in 1853. Between 1861 and 1863, the church was used as a hospital, first by Confederates and later by Federal forces.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 11/16/2022

last visited: 11/11/2022

Image for AXPOW Memorial -- Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga TNview gallery

EE1.6 km

Log it!

Remembering FEPOWAXPOW Memorial -- Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga TN

in Remembering FEPOW

The American Ex-POW memorial in Memorial Circle at Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga TN

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/9/2017

last visited: 8/27/2007

Image for   Chattanooga National Cemetery view gallery

EE1.9 km

Log it!

Civil War Discovery Trail Sites Chattanooga National Cemetery

in Civil War Discovery Trail Sites

National Cemetery located in Chattanooga Tennessee and final resting place of Union and Confederate alike.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: Tennessee

date approved: 8/15/2009

last visited: 8/27/2007

Image for Battle of Chattanooga, 3d Day, Nov. 25. - Chattanooga TNview gallery

NWNW2.1 km

Log it!

U.S. Civil War SitesBattle of Chattanooga, 3d Day, Nov. 25. - Chattanooga TN

in U.S. Civil War Sites

During the night of Nov. 24, 1863, Bragg's forces withdrew from the plain and Lookout and joined those on Missionary Ridge, occupying it from Rossville to Tunnel Hill, and a spur thence eastward to the Chickamauga.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/19/2020

last visited: 10/1/2021

Image for Battle of Chattanooga, 2d Day, Nov. 24.- Chattanooga TNview gallery

NWNW2.1 km

Log it!

U.S. Civil War SitesBattle of Chattanooga, 2d Day, Nov. 24.- Chattanooga TN

in U.S. Civil War Sites

During the night of Nov. 23, 1863, Gen. Sherman crossed the Tennessee at the mouth of the Chickamauga, under orders to carry the north end of Missionary Ridge to the railroad tunnel.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/19/2020

last visited: 10/1/2021

Image for Battle of Chattanooga, 1st Day, Nov. 23 - Chattanooga TNview gallery

NWNW2.1 km

Log it!

U.S. Civil War SitesBattle of Chattanooga, 1st Day, Nov. 23 - Chattanooga TN

in U.S. Civil War Sites

November 23d, 1863, under instructions from Gen. Grant to ascertain whether the Confederates still occupied the valley, Gen. Thomas disposed forces in front of Fort Wood, the site of which is now marked by the stand-pipe of the water works.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/19/2020

last visited: 10/1/2021

Image for Re-Opening the Tennessee River - Chattanooga TNview gallery

NWNW2.1 km

Log it!

U.S. Civil War SitesRe-Opening the Tennessee River - Chattanooga TN

in U.S. Civil War Sites

After Chickamauga, the Confederates by holding Lookout Mountain and Valley, closed the river line of supplies. Rosecrans' plan for its re-opening was to move Hooker's force from Bridgeport into Lookout Valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/19/2020

last visited: 10/1/2021

Image for Negley's and Wilder's Demonstrations Against Chattanooga - Chattanooga TNview gallery

NWNW2.1 km

Log it!

U.S. Civil War SitesNegley's and Wilder's Demonstrations Against Chattanooga - Chattanooga TN

in U.S. Civil War Sites

On June 7 and 8, 1862, General Negley in command of a Union reconnoitering force appeared on Stringer's Ridge northwest of this point, and screened by the timber opened with artillery on the city and line of rifle pits.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/19/2020

last visited: 10/1/2021

Image for Hazen's Raid at Brown's Ferry-Breaking the Siege -  Chattanooga TNview gallery

NN2.1 km

Log it!

Civil War Discovery Trail SitesHazen's Raid at Brown's Ferry-Breaking the Siege - Chattanooga TN

in Civil War Discovery Trail Sites

During the siege of Chattanooga, Confederate forces controlled the two most reliable supply routes available to the Union garrison there.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 5/13/2020

last visited: 10/6/2021

Image for Occupied Chattanooga-The Waterfront - Chattanooga TNview gallery

NN2.6 km

Log it!

Civil War Discovery Trail SitesOccupied Chattanooga-The Waterfront - Chattanooga TN

in Civil War Discovery Trail Sites

Chattanooga's Tennessee River waterfront underwent major changes during the Civil War. The Confederate troops who occupied the town in the spring of 1862 constructed forts and batteries near the river.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 5/11/2020

last visited: 10/6/2021

Image for Union Block House - Chattanooga TNview gallery

NN2.6 km

Log it!

U.S. Civil War SitesUnion Block House - Chattanooga TN

in U.S. Civil War Sites

Block houses were built during the Civil War for use as defensive position to protect critical assets. The military bridge spanning the river located here was protected by a block house similar to the example pictured here.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/19/2020

last visited: 10/1/2021

Image for 1864 Military Bridge - Chattanooga TNview gallery

NN2.6 km

Log it!

U.S. Civil War Sites1864 Military Bridge - Chattanooga TN

in U.S. Civil War Sites

The first bridge crossing of the Tennessee River at Chattanooga was erected in 1864 under the order of Montgomery Meigs. This clearing highlights the alignment where the wooden bridge crossed the southern portions of Renaissance Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/19/2020

last visited: 10/1/2021

Image for Battle of Lookout Mountain -- American Revolution, Chattanooga TNview gallery

SWSW3.5 km

Log it!

BattlefieldsBattle of Lookout Mountain -- American Revolution, Chattanooga TN

in Battlefields

In 1782 the point of Lookout Mountain was the site of the last battle of the American Revolution between American Frontoersmen and British-allied Chickamauga Indians

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/30/2017

last visited: 8/20/2012

Image for Battle of Lookout Mountain -- Craven's House, Chattanooga Campaign, Chattanooga TNview gallery

SWSW4.2 km

Log it!

BattlefieldsBattle of Lookout Mountain -- Craven's House, Chattanooga Campaign, Chattanooga TN

in Battlefields

Union and Confederate forces engaged in fierce fighting at Craven's House, midway up Lookout Mountain, during the battle of the same name,

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/8/2017

last visited: 6/11/2012

Image for Battle Above the Clouds - Lookout Mountain TNview gallery

SWSW4.3 km

Log it!

U.S. Civil War SitesBattle Above the Clouds - Lookout Mountain TN

in U.S. Civil War Sites

On November 24, 1863, Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, the Union commander, ordered Maj. Gen. Joseph Hooker's forces to storm Lookout Mountain. Hooker's men swept up the western slope of the mountain from your left.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/2/2020

last visited: 10/1/2021

Image for Point Park-Lookout Mountain, TNview gallery

SWSW4.5 km

Log it!

U.S. Civil War SitesPoint Park-Lookout Mountain, TN

in U.S. Civil War Sites

Chattanooga fell to the Union Army here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member snfromky

location: Tennessee

date approved: 6/30/2007

last visited: 11/2/2022

Image for Lookout Mountain - "Battle Above the Clouds" - Chattanooga, TNview gallery

SWSW4.5 km

Log it!

BattlefieldsLookout Mountain - "Battle Above the Clouds" - Chattanooga, TN

in Battlefields

Confederate Artillery placed here, then came the US troops...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: 11/2/2022

Image for Soldier Tourist - Point Park - Lookout Mountain, TNview gallery

SWSW4.7 km

Log it!

Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSoldier Tourist - Point Park - Lookout Mountain, TN

in Civil War Discovery Trail Sites

Marker between two cannon near the museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 1/29/2015

last visited: 6/11/2012

Image for Battle of Wauhatchie - Chattanooga TNview gallery

WW5.8 km

Log it!

BattlefieldsBattle of Wauhatchie - Chattanooga TN

in Battlefields

Battle of Wauhatchie 2½ mi. Here 3 brigades of Hood's Division, Confederate Army of Tennessee under Brig. Gen. Micah Jenkins, made a night attack against Geary's Division of the XII Corps, guarding the recently opened "Cracker Line" to Bridgeport, AL

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 11/11/2022

last visited: 11/11/2022

Image for United States Post Office ~ Rossville Georgiaview gallery

SS6.3 km

Log it!

Civil Defense Fallout SheltersUnited States Post Office ~ Rossville Georgia

in Civil Defense Fallout Shelters

The United States Post Office in Rossville Georgia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BackBrakeBilly

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/15/2007

last visited: 3/18/2014

Image for John Ross House - U. S. Civil War - Rossville, Georgiaview gallery

SS6.6 km

Log it!

Field HospitalsJohn Ross House - U. S. Civil War - Rossville, Georgia

in Field Hospitals

This two-story log house, built in 1797, was the residence of Cherokee Principal Chief John Ross and is located at Lake and Spring in Rossville, Georgia. According to the City of Rossville website, the building was a field hospital for both sides.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Georgia

date approved: 5/28/2018

last visited: 8/27/2007

Total Records: 178 Page: 1 of 8 prev<<<[12345678]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)