Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
14th Wisconsin Infantry
—Army of the Tennessee —
Army of the Tennessee.
14th Wisconsin Infantry,
- Unassigned -
This Regiment, attached temporarily to the 14th Brigade, Army of the Ohio, was engaged here from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. April 7, 1862.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 257.)
Location. 35° 7.936′ N, 88° 20.4′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Eastern Corinth Road and Hamburg-Purdy Road on Eastern Corinth Road. Click for map. Located north of 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 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bowen's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Gibson's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Boyle's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Bate's 2nd Tennessee Infantry (about 500 feet away); Smith's Mississippi Battery (about 500 feet away); 13th Arkansas Infantry (about 600 feet away); 13th Iowa Infantry (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
Also see . . .
1. 14th Wisconsin Infantry (Submitted on October 3, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Battle Flags of the 14th Wisconsin. One of the flags displayed was carried at the Battle of Corinth, later in 1862. It is likely that flag was present at Shiloh. Color Sergeant Dennis J.F. Murphy earned the Medal of Honor protecting the flag. (Submitted on October 3, 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 503 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.