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

Gage's Alabama Battery

Chalmers’ Brigade - Withers’ Division - Bragg's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
Gage's Alabama Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
1. Gage's Alabama Battery Marker
Inscription.
C. S.
Gage's Alabama Battery,
Chalmers' (2d) Brig., Withers' (2d) Div., Bragg's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

This battery was engaged here from 12 m. to 2 p.m., April 6, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 400.)
 
Location. 35° 7.6′ N, 88° 19.467′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Savannah Road ¼ mile south of Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the left when traveling south. 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. 55th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Chalmers' Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jackson's Brigade (about 700 feet away); 71st Ohio Infantry (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named 55th Illinois Infantry (about 700 feet away); Field Hospital (about 800 feet away); Stuart (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named 71st Ohio Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Gage's Alabama Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
2. Gage's Alabama Battery Marker
Looking northeast.
Gage's Alabama Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
3. Gage's Alabama Battery Marker
Looking north along Hamburg-Savannah road.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 261 times since then and 2 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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