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

Thayer's Brigade

L. Wallace's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
Thayer's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. Thayer's Brigade Marker
Inscription.
U. S.
Army of the Tennessee.
Thayer's (2d) Brigade,
1st Nebraska, 23d Indiana,
58th Ohio,
L. Wallace's (3d) Division.

This brigade occupied this position at about 10 a.m. April 7, 1862. It then moved to the front and then by the right flank 1/2 mile to west end of Sowell Field.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 293.)
 
Location. 35° 9.083′ N, 88° 20.8′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from State Highway 22 0.6 miles south of Pittsburg Landing Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. 75 yards north of highway 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 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Morgan's Cavalry (about 300 feet away); 38th TN, 18th LA, Orleans Guard, 16th LA (about 400 feet away); Whittlesey's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Thurber's Battery (about 500 feet away); 14th Missouri Infantry
Thayer's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. Thayer's Brigade Marker
Looking south.
(about 500 feet away); Thompson's Battery (about 600 feet away); Camp of 8th Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Thayer's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
3. Thayer's Brigade Marker
Looking west.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 234 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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