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Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

15th Michigan Infantry

Unassigned

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
15th Michigan Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. 15th Michigan Infantry Tablet
Inscription.
U.S.
Army of the Tennessee.
(15th) Michigan Infantry,
- Unassigned -

This Regiment, attached temporarily to Rousseau's (4th) Brigade, Army of the Ohio, was formed here Monday, April 7, 1862 at 8 a.m., and immediately advanced beyond Tilghman Creek.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 252.)
 
Location. 35° 8.455′ N, 88° 20.084′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Corinth-Pittsburg Landing Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Located between Cloud and Stacy Field on Shiloh Battlefield National 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. 12th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp of 3d Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Confederate Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 14th Wisconsin Infantry (about 300 feet away);
15th Michigan Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. 15th Michigan Infantry Tablet
5th Tennessee Infantry (about 300 feet away); 33d Tennessee Infantry (about 300 feet away); 38th Tennessee Infantry (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 611 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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