Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
2nd Michigan Light Artillery - Hurlbut's Division
—Army of the Tennessee —
2nd Michigan Lt. Art., Hurlbut's (4th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee
This battery, with six guns, was in action here from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 6, 1862. It fell back to its camp and was captured at 5.30 p.m.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 170.)
Location. 35° 8.077′ N, 88° 19.998′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Savannah Road half a mile north of Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. In southwest corner of Wicker 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. Richardson's Battery (a few steps from this marker); 3rd Iowa Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Mendenhall's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Indiana Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 41st Ohio Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 6th Kentucky Infantry 28th Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away); Batteries H and M, 4th U.S. Artillery / Battery H, 5th U.S. Artillery (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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