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

Rousseau's Brigade

McCook's Division

 

—Army of the Ohio —

 
Rousseau's Brigade Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. Rousseau's Brigade Tablet
Inscription.
U.S.
Army of the Ohio.
Rousseau's (4th) Brigade,

6th Ind., 1st Ohio, Batts. 19th, 15th, and 16th U.S. I.,
5th Kentucky,
McCook's (2d) Division.

This Brigade, with its regiments in order from left to right as above, formed here at 8 a.m. April 7, 1862 and at 9 a.m. advanced to the high ground beyond Tilghman Creek.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 278.)
 
Location. 35° 8.517′ N, 88° 20.151′ 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 in Stacey Field at 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. 38th Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 33d Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp of 3d Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 15th Michigan Infantry (about 500 feet away); 5th Tennessee Infantry
Rousseau's Brigade Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. Rousseau's Brigade Tablet
(about 600 feet away); Confederate Memorial (about 600 feet away); 12th Iowa Infantry (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Confederate Memorial (about 700 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 503 times since then and 3 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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