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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 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Nick Kurtz, June 13, 2004
1. 21st Missouri Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
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
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. This page has been viewed 812 times since then and 3 times this year. Photo   1. 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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