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

Morgan's Cavalry

Trabue's Brigade - Breckinridge's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
Morgan's Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. Morgan's Cavalry Marker
Inscription.
C. S.
Morgan's Squadron, Kentucky Cavalry,
Trabue's (1st) Brig., Breckinridge's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

Morgan's Cavalry, three companies, was engaged here at the left of Pond's brigade, at about 2.30 p.m. April 6, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 471.)
 
Location. 35° 9.033′ N, 88° 20.817′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on State Highway 22 0.6 miles south of Pittsburg Landing Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. 30 yards northwest of road on a trail 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. Oglesby-Hare HQ Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Thurber's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Thayer's Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 14th Missouri Infantry (about 300 feet away); Thompson's Battery (about 400 feet away); Camp of Dresser's Battery
Morgan's Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. Morgan's Cavalry Marker
Looking northeast. Highway 22 is at right.
(about 400 feet away); Smith's Brigade (about 500 feet away); 38th TN, 18th LA, Orleans Guard, 16th LA (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Morgan's Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
3. Morgan's Cavalry Marker
Looking northwest from shoulder of highway.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 200 times since then and 8 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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