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

Anderson's Brigade

Ruggles’ Division - Bragg's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
Anderson's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. Anderson's Brigade Marker
Inscription.
C. S.
Anderson's (2d) Brigade,
20th La., 9th Tex., 1st Fla. Batt'n., Conf. Gds. Resp. Batt'n., 17th LA.,
Ruggles' (1st) Div., Bragg's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

This brigade was engaged here about 11 a.m. April 6, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 353.)
 
Location. 35° 8.221′ N, 88° 21.249′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Corinth Road 0.1 miles south of Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. 120 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. Johnson's Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 17th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); Morton's Battery (about 400 feet away); McAllister's Battery (about 500 feet away); Schwartz's Battery (about 500 feet away); Kirk's Brigade (about 600 feet away); Colonel Julius Raith (about 600 feet away); 43rd Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Anderson's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. Anderson's Brigade Marker
Looking north.
Anderson's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
3. Anderson's Brigade Marker
Looking northwest through woods. Marker visible in lower center of photo.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 256 times since then and 5 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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