Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
21st Missouri Infantry
Peabody's Brigade - Prentiss’ Division
—Army of the Tennessee —
21st Missouri Infantry,
Peabody's (1st) Brig., Prentiss' (6th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This regiment was engaged here from 7:30 A.M. to 8:30 A.M. April 6, 1862 and then fell back to camp.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 218.)
Location. 35° 7.431′ N, 88° 20.731′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Peabody Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located on a walking trail south of the road, near stop 10 (The Union Camps) on the driving tour of 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. Shaver's Brigade (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named 21st Missouri Infantry (about 600 feet away); 12th Michigan Infantry (about 700 feet away); Harper's Mississippi Battery (about 700 feet away); Swett's Mississippi Battery (about 800 feet away); 16th Wisconsin Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named 16th Wisconsin Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Camp of 16th Wisconsin Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
Also see . . . 21st Missouri. A history of the regiment. (Submitted on November 15, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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