Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Ruggles’ Division - Bragg's Corps
—Army of the Mississippi —
Gibson's (1st) Brigade,
4th La., 13th La., 1st Ark., 19th La.,
Ruggles' (1st) Div., Bragg's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.
This Brigade made four charges over this ground between noon and 2.30 p.m. April 6, 1862 and was each time repulsed with heavy loss.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 348.)
Location. 35° 8.084′ N, 88° 20.319′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Eastern Corinth Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. 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. Anderson's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Arkansas Battalion - 8th Arkansas - 27th Tennessee - 44th Tennessee (within shouting distance of this marker); Shaver's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Stephens' Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Arkansas Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Putnam Stump (about 300 feet away); Munch's Battery (about 300 feet away); 8th Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
Also see . . . Gibson's Brigade. Details of the Brigade's actions at Shiloh. The Brigade was commanded by Colonel Randall L. Gibson. (Submitted on September 26, 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 522 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3. submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.