Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Camp of Schwartz's Battery
—Army of the Tennessee —
"E" 2d. Ill. Lt. Arty., McClernand's (1st) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
First position in line of battle April 6, 1862, was 2/3 mile west, behind Buckland's brigade.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number A15.)
Location. 35° 8.207′ N, 88° 21.079′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Purdy Road 0.1 miles east of Corinth Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Located 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. 49th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 11th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 43rd Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Illinois Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 11th Louisiana, 22nd Tennessee (about 300 feet away); Colonel Julius Raith (about 300 feet away); Schwartz's Battery (about 400 feet away); Fifth Division, Army of the Tennessee (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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