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

Battery A, 1st Ohio Light Artillery

McCook's Division

 

—Army of the Ohio —

 
Battery A, 1st Ohio Light Artillery Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. Battery A, 1st Ohio Light Artillery Monument
Inscription. (Front):
Ohio
Battery A
1st Light Artillery
commanded by
Capt. W.F. Goodspeed
McCook's (2d) Division
Army of the Ohio

(Back):
This battery arrived on the field about 2 p.m. April 7, 1862 too late to be engaged.
 
Location. 35° 9.052′ N, 88° 19.559′ 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 west of the visitor center, along Grant's Last Line, 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. 65th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Lauman's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 5th Ohio Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); Schwartz's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Grant's Last Line (within shouting distance of this marker); Richardson's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 56th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 29th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Also see . . .  Battery A, 1st Ohio Light Artillery
Back of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. Back of Monument
. Service history and list of resources for the regiment's service record. (Submitted on August 15, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Row of Ohio Monuments image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain
3. Row of Ohio Monuments
From left to right, the 64th Ohio Infantry, 56th Ohio Infantry, 5th Ohio Cavalry, Battery A, 65th Ohio Infantry and 1st Ohio Light Artillery monuments.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 577 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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