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

5th Tennessee Infantry

Stewart's Brigade -- Clark's Division -- Polk's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
5th Tennessee Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
1. 5th Tennessee Infantry Marker
Inscription.
C. S.
Venable's (5th) Tennessee Infantry,
Stewart's (2d) Brig., Clark's (1st) Div., Polk's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

This regiment was engaged here at 5.30 p.m. April 6, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 318.)
 
Location. 35° 8.417′ N, 88° 20.133′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Corinth Road 0.3 miles south of Corinth-Pittsburg Road. Click for map. 50 yards west of the road on a trail. 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. Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 22nd Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 58th Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 15th Michigan Infantry (about 300 feet away); Camp of 3d Iowa Infantry (about 400 feet away); 14th Wisconsin Infantry (about 400 feet away); Prentiss Surrender Site (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
5th Tennessee Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
2. 5th Tennessee Infantry Marker
Looking east.
5th Tennessee Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
3. 5th Tennessee Infantry Marker
Looking west on trail.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 437 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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