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

54th Ohio Infantry

Stuart's Brigade - Sherman's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
54th Ohio Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. 54th Ohio Infantry Tablet
The regiment was commanded by Colonel T. Kilby Smith at the battle.
Inscription.
U.S.
54th Ohio Infantry,
Stuart's (2d) Brig., Sherman's (5th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

This regiment occupied this part of the line from 5 p.m. April 6, 1862 to morning of April 7.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 189.)
 
Location. 35° 9.017′ N, 88° 19.286′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Pittsburg Landing Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located between the visitor center parking lot and the National Cemetery at 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. Powell's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp of Powell's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Shiloh National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery H, 1st Illinois Light Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); 55th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Headquarters General U. S. Grant
54th Ohio Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. 54th Ohio Infantry Tablet
(within shouting distance of this marker); Army of the Ohio (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Army of the Mississippi (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Also see . . .  54th Ohio Infantry. Resources and service information for the regiment. (Submitted on August 4, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 622 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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