Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Battery H, 5th U.S. Artillery - McCook's Division
—Army of the Ohio —
Army of the Ohio.
"H" 5th U.S. Artillery,
McCook's (2d) Division.
This battery was engaged here from 2 p.m. to the close of the action of April 7, 1862.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 291.)
Location. 35° 7.837′ N, 88° 20.367′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Hamburg-Purdy Road and Eastern Corinth Road, on the right when traveling east on Hamburg-Purdy Road. Click for map. Located between Davis' Wheat Field and Barnes Field 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. 13th Arkansas Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Bate's 2nd Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Gibson's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Smith's Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington (La.) Artillery (about 400 feet away); Crescent (La.) Regiment Harper's Mississippi Battery (about 400 feet away); Crescent Regiment (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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