Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
46th Ohio Infantry
McDowell's Brigade - Sherman's Division
—Army of the Tennessee —
Army of the
This regiment fell back from its camp and defended this position, where it did its most severe fighting, from about noon until 2 p.m., April 6, 1862. It had present for duty, officers and men, 701. Its loss was 2 officers and 35 men killed; 4 officers and 181 men wounded; 24 men missing; total, 246.
Erected by State of Ohio. (Marker Number M128.)
Location. 35° 8.592′ N, 88° 21.017′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Sherman Road and Corinth-Pittsburg Landing Extension Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. 0.2 miles northwest of intersection on trail in woods, 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. 70th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp of McAllister's Battery (within shouting distance of this Buckland's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp of Burrow's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 6th Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anderson's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Confederate Burial Trench #2 (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named 6th Iowa Infantry (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
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