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

15th Ohio Infantry

Gibson's Brigade - McCook's Division

 

—Army of the Ohio —

 
15th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 15th Ohio Infantry Marker
Looking north. Bouton's Battery marker in background.
Inscription. (front)
15
Ohio
15th Infantry,
Commanded by
Major William Wallace,
Gibson's (6th) Brigade,
McCook'S (2d) Division.
Army of the Ohio.
(back)
This regiment arrived upon the field at 11 a.m., April 7, 1862, and became engaged here about noon. It advanced fighting to Sherman's headquarters at 3 p.m. Its loss was 7 men killed; 1 officer and 65 men wounded; 2 men missing; total, 75.
 
Erected by State of Ohio. (Marker Number M122.)
 
Location. 35° 8.229′ N, 88° 21.004′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Corinth Road 0.1 miles east of Sherman Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. 50 yards south of Corinth road on paved unnamed crossroad, 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. Burrow's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Bouton's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 46th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Illinois Memorial
15th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 15th Ohio Infantry Marker
Back.
(within shouting distance of this marker); 14th Ohio Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 32nd Indiana Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 11th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 11th Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). 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 355 times since then and 4 times this year. 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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