Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
—Army of the Ohio —
Army of the Ohio.
Boyle's (11th) Brigade,
9th Kentucky, 13th Kentucky, 59th Ohio,
Crittenden's (5th) Division.
These regiments were engaged here from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. April 7, 1862. They then moved to the front and bivouacked in front of Prentiss' Camps.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 277.)
Location. 35° 7.896′ N, 88° 20.475′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located near 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. Harper's Mississippi Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 13th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Bowen's Brigade (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gibson's Brigade (about 400 feet away); 14th Wisconsin Infantry (about 400 feet away); Bate's 2nd Tennessee Infantry Smith's Mississippi Battery (about 500 feet away); 8th and 18th Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
Also see . . . Boyle's Brigade. Brief discussion of the actions of the Brigade. (Submitted on September 30, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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