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

McClung's Tennessee Battery

Unassigned

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
McClung's Tennessee Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
1. McClung's Tennessee Battery Marker
Inscription.
C. S.
Army of the Mississippi.
McClung's Tenn. Battery,
--Unassigned--

This battery was engaged here until about 2 p.m. April 7, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 468.)
 
Location. 35° 7.75′ N, 88° 20.167′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Purdy Road one mile east of Sherman Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. 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. 1st Tennessee Infantry Battalion and 9th Tennessee Infantry Regiment (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hazen's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Camp of 1st and 2nd Battalions, 11th Illinois Cavalry (about 400 feet away); Myers' Battery (about 500 feet away); Forrest's Tennessee Cavalry (about 500 feet away); 17th Kentucky Infantry (about 500 feet away); Harper's Mississippi Battery (about 500 feet away); 19th Louisiana Infantry (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
McClung's Tennessee Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
2. McClung's Tennessee Battery Marker
Looking north from road.
McClung's Tennessee Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
3. McClung's Tennessee Battery Marker
Looking east along Hamburg-Purdy road.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 261 times since then and 5 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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