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

Mendenhall's Battery

Batteries H & M, 4th United States Artillery - Crittenden's Division

 

—Army of the Ohio —

 
4th United States Artillery, (Batteries H & M) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 4th United States Artillery, (Batteries H & M) Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
Army of the Ohio.
Mendenhall's Battery,
"H" & "M" 4th United States Artillery,
Crittenden's (5th) Division
This battery, of four guns, was engaged here from 9 a.m. to 12 m. April 7, 1862. It then moved to the right 350 yards.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 289.)
 
Location. 35° 8.112′ N, 88° 19.982′ 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 the middle 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. 41st Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Indiana Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Ross' Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 3rd Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Richardson's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 6th Kentucky Infantry
4th United States Artillery, (Batteries H & M) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 4th United States Artillery, (Batteries H & M) Marker
Looking west along the line held in Wicker Field.
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Powell's Battery (about 400 feet away); 28th Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 337 times since then and 8 times this year. Last updated on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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