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

49th Ohio Infantry

Gibson's Brigade - McCook's Division

 

—Army of the Ohio —

 
49th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 49th Ohio Infantry Marker
Looking northeast from Hamburg-Purdy Road.
Inscription. (front)

Ohio
49th Infantry
Commanded by
Lt. Col. A.M. Blackman
Gibson's (6th) Brigade
McCook's (2d) Division
Army of the Ohio

This regiment arrived on the field at 11 a.m., April 7, 1862. It became engaged here about noon, and fought its way forward about 80 yards where the battle ended at 3 p.m. Its loss was 6 men killed; 34 wounded; total, 40.
 
Erected by State of Ohio. (Marker Number M130.)
 
Location. 35° 8.114′ N, 88° 20.917′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Hamburg-Purdy Road ¼ mile east of Sherman Road, on the right 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. Wood's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 77th Pennsylvania Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veatch's Brigade (about 600 feet away); Camp of 43rd Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away); 14th Ohio Battery
49th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 49th Ohio Infantry Marker
Front.
(about 600 feet away); a different marker also named 77th Pennsylvania Infantry (about 700 feet away); Burrow's Battery (about 700 feet away); 57th Indiana Infantry (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
49th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. 49th Ohio Infantry Marker
Back.
49th Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
4. 49th Ohio Infantry Marker
Looking west along Hamburg-Purdy Road.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 437 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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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