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

6th and 9th Tennessee Infantry

Stephens’ Brigade - Cheatham's Division - Polk's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
6th and 9th Tennessee Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 6th and 9th Tennessee Infantry Marker
Inscription.
C.S.
Army of the Mississippi.
6th and 9th Tennessee Infantry,
Stephens' 2d Brig., Cheatham's 2d Div,
Polk's Corps.

The 6th Tennessee and six companies of the 9th Tennessee were engaged here Monday April 7, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 342.)
 
Location. 35° 8.85′ N, 88° 20.96′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Cavalry Road and Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. 200 yards northwest of intersection on a trail in the woods west of Jones Field, in Shiloh National Military Park. Trail starts at the Russell's Brigade tablet. 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. 22nd Alabama Infantry - 1st Louisiana Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 33rd Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Russell's Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thurber's Battery (about 400 feet away); McAllister's Battery
6th and 9th Tennessee Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 6th and 9th Tennessee Infantry Marker
Looking northeast toward Jones Field.
(about 400 feet away); 43rd Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); 54th Ohio Infantry - 55th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); Smith's Brigade (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 408 times since then. 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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