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

Hill's (5th) Tennessee - 23rd Tennessee - 24th Tennessee

Cleburne's Brigade - Hardee's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
Hill's (5th) Tennessee - 23rd Tennessee - 24th Tennessee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. Hill's (5th) Tennessee - 23rd Tennessee - 24th Tennessee Marker
Inscription.
C.S.
Hill's (5th) Tenn., 23d Tenn., 24th Tenn.,
Cleburne's (2d) Brig., Hardee's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

These regiments were engaged here at about 4.30 p.m. April 6, 1862. They afterwards advanced until checked by the fire of field artillery and gunboats.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 470.)
 
Location. 35° 8.584′ N, 88° 20.283′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Cavalry Road ¼ mile west of Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. 300 yards south of Cavalry road on trail starting near 15th Illinois monument, 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. 81st Ohio Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 13th Iowa Infantry (about 400 feet away); 53rd Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away); 15th Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away); Rousseau's Brigade (about 800 feet away); a
Hill's (5th) Tennessee - 23rd Tennessee - 24th Tennessee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. Hill's (5th) Tennessee - 23rd Tennessee - 24th Tennessee Marker
Looking northeast in the direction of advance.
different marker also named 13th Iowa Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 38th Tennessee Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); McAllister's Battery (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Hill's (5th) Tennessee - 23rd Tennessee - 24th Tennessee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. Hill's (5th) Tennessee - 23rd Tennessee - 24th Tennessee Marker
Back of tablet is visible at left center of photo, at the end of the trail.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 381 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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