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

Oglesby-Hare HQ Monument

 
 
Oglesby-Hare HQ Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Nick Kurtz, June 14, 2004
1. Oglesby-Hare HQ Monument Marker
The 11' 10" square, molded base supports a pyramid of 8 inch shells for a total height of 8 feet. "OGLESBLY-HARE" is in iron letters on the base. A star-shaped iron tablet originally mounted on the top was stolen.
Inscription. [On monument]:
OGLESBY-HARE

[Inscription on star formerly mounted on the monument]:
U. S.
Headquarters, 1st Brigade
1st Division
Army of the Tennessee
Col. A. M. Hare, 11th Iowa
Commanding
Established by Gen. Oglesby
March 21, 1862

 
Location. 35° 9.044′ N, 88° 20.771′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Tennessee Route 22, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located in the Jones Field section of Shiloh National Military Park. 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. Morgan's Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); 14th Missouri Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thurber's Battery (about 300 feet away); Thayer's Brigade (about 300 feet away); Thompson's Battery (about 300 feet away); 38th TN, 18th LA, Orleans Guard, 16th LA (about 300 feet away); Smith's Brigade (about 300 feet away); Camp of 8th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Oglesby-Hare HQ Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jet Lowe for HABS-HAER, 1999
2. Oglesby-Hare HQ Monument Marker
 
 
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