Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Harper's Mississippi Battery
Wood's Brigade - Hardee's Corps
—Army of the Mississippi —
Army of the Mississippi.
Harper's Miss. Battery,
Wood's (3d) Brigade,
This Battery, known also as Jefferson Artillery, was in action here from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 7, 1862. It lost one gun captured by the enemy.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 447.)
Location. 35° 7.885′ N, 88° 20.43′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Hamburg-Purdy Road and Eastern Corinth Road, on the left when traveling east on Hamburg-Purdy Road. 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. Gibson's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Boyle's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Bate's 2nd Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 14th Wisconsin Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 13th Arkansas Infantry (about 400 feet away); Terrill's Battery 13th Iowa Infantry (about 500 feet away); Bowen's Brigade (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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