“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)

Harper's Mississippi Battery

Wood's Brigade - Hardee's Corps


—Army of the Mississippi —

Harper's Mississippi Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Nick Kurtz, June 13, 2004
1. Harper's Mississippi Battery Marker
Harper's Mississippi Battery,
Wood's (3d) Brigade, Hardee's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

This battery of four guns, known also as "Jefferson Artillery", was in action here from 8 A.M. to 9 A.M., April 6, 1862.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 443.)
Location. 35° 7.334′ N, 88° 20.647′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Eastern Corinth Road. Click for map. Located on a walking trail extending west from the road, opposite the Gladden Mortuary Monument, 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. Swett's Mississippi Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 16th Wisconsin Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named 16th Wisconsin Infantry (about 500 feet away); Brig. Gen. Adley H. Gladden (about 600 feet away); Munch's Battery (about 700 feet away); 21st Missouri Infantry (about 700 feet away); Gladden's Brigade (about 700 feet away); Shaver's Brigade (about 800 feet 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 671 times since then and 50 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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