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

Myers’ Battery

Hurlbut's Division

 

Army of the Tennessee

 
Myers' Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
1. Myers' Battery Marker
Inscription.
U. S.
Meyers' Battery,
13th Ohio Lt. Art., Hurlbut's (4th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

This battery took position here at 9 a.m. April 6, 1862, and soon after abandoned its guns.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 172.)
 
Location. 35° 7.783′ N, 88° 20.083′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Purdy Road 0.4 miles east of Eastern Corinth Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. 150 yards north of road on western edge of Sarah Bell's Cotton Field. 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. 17th Kentucky Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Welker's Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Willard's Battery (about 300 feet away); 1st Tennessee Infantry Battalion and 9th Tennessee Infantry Regiment (about 300 feet away); Harper's Mississippi Battery (about 400 feet away); 25th Kentucky Infantry
Myers' Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
2. Myers' Battery Marker
Looking west from Sarah Bell's Cotton Field.
(about 400 feet away); Forrest's Tennessee Cavalry (about 400 feet away); McClung's Tennessee Battery (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Myers' Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
3. Myers' Battery Marker
Looking south.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 257 times since then and 22 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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