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Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

8th and 9th Arkansas Battalions

Wood's Brigade - Hardee's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
8th Ark., 9th Ark. Battalion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Nick Kurtz, June 13, 2004
1. 8th Ark., 9th Ark. Battalion Marker
Inscription.
C.S.
8th Ark., 9th Ark. Battalion,
Wood's (3d) Brigade, Hardee's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.
These regiments, as skirmishers for the brigade, were engaged here at sunrise, April 6, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 436.)
 
Location. 35° 7.243′ N, 88° 21.413′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Reconnoitering Road and Corinth Road, on the right when traveling east on Reconnoitering Road. Click for map. Located near Seay Field in Shiloh National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Shiloh TN 38376, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 21st Missouri and Pickets (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 25th Missouri Infantry (about 500 feet away); 7th Arkansas and 2d Arkansas (about 500 feet away); 3rd Mississippi Infantry Battalion (approx. ¼ mile away); 21st Missouri and pickets (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named 7th Arkansas and 2d Arkansas
Looking Past the Tablet into Seay Field image. Click for full size.
By Nick Kurtz, June 13, 2004
2. Looking Past the Tablet into Seay Field
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Union Line of Defense (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named 25th Missouri Infantry (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. This page has been viewed 657 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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