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

Bowen's Brigade

Breckinridge's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
Bowen's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
1. Bowen's Brigade Marker
Inscription.
C. S.
Bowen's (2d) Brigade,
9th Ark., 10th Ark., 2d Confederate, 1st Mo.,
Breckinridge's Reserve Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

This brigade was engaged here about 4 p.m., April 6, 1862 and then fell back for ammunition.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 457.)
 
Location. 35° 7.967′ N, 88° 19.85′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Hamburg-Savannah Road 0.3 miles north of Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. 50 yards east of Bloody Pond in the woods. 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. 6th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); The Peach Orchard (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bloody Pond (about 300 feet away); 61st Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); 24th Ohio Infantry (about 500 feet away); Terrill's Battery (about 500 feet away); 12th Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away); 16th Wisconsin Infantry (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Bowen's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
2. Bowen's Brigade Marker
Looking north.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 301 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. 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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